Mueller Indicts 13 Russian Over Election Interference

Mueller Indicts 13 Russian For Election Interference They Talked With Trump TeamSpecial counsel Robert Mueller on Friday indicted 13 Russian nationals and three Russian companies for interfering in the 2016 U.S. election. The lead defendant is the β€œInternet Research Agency,” known as Russia’s β€œtroll farm.” They are charged with conspiracy to defraud the United States, conspiracy to commit wire fraud and bank fraud, and aggravated identity theft. β€œSome Defendants, posing as US persons and without revealing their Russian association, communicated with unwitting individuals associated with the Trump Campaign,” the criminal complaint claims. The document also names specific fake groups or events created by the Russian nationals, like β€œUnited Muslims of America,” β€œBeing Patriotic,” β€œMarch for Trump.”