Russian meddlers reportedly posed as rightwing news site to target US voters

Sources tell Reuters latest operation centered around pseudo site in St Petersburg run by Russians accused of interfering in 2016

The Russian group accused of meddling in the 2016 US election has posed as an independent news outlet to target rightwing social media users ahead of this year’s vote, according to two people familiar with an FBI investigation into the activity.

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