The Federal Bureau of investigation, the U.S. questioned the former correspondent of the Russian Agency Sputnik in the investigation of the influence of Russian propaganda in the United States. It is reported by Yahoo News.
The journalist, as specified, was a White house correspondent. If it is confirmed that the activity of the media was “an integral part of the propaganda arm of the Kremlin”, it violates US law on registration of foreign agents.
It is also reported that the FBI received a flash drive containing thousands of internal e-mails Sputnik and documents. This information is considered by the Agency as a confirmation of the role of the media in the information campaign of the government of the Russian Federation during elections in the United States.
But is this questioning part of the investigation of spectracolor Robert Muller unknown.
September 8, the FBI Director USA Christopher ray said they had not found any signs of a possible intervention of the administration of President Donald trump in the investigation of the influence of the Kremlin on the American elections in 2016.