The voter registration database of a small county in the Florida panhandle was breached by Russian government hackers in 2016, according to two U.S. officials.
Russian President Vladimir Putin told the annual military Victory Day parade on Thursday that the country will continue to strengthen its armed forces.
As Security Officials Prepare for Russian Attack on 2020 Presidential Race, Trump and Aides Play Down Threat
In recent months, U.S. national security officials have been preparing for Russian interference in the 2020 presidential race by tracking cyber threats, sharing intelligence about foreign disinformation efforts with social media companies and helping state election officials protect their systems against foreign manipulation.
November 2019 will mark the 30th anniversary of the official opening of the Berlin Wall by the East German and East Berlin government in 1989. That year witnessed world-shaking transformations taking place across the communist world.
Russia and China have shown that they are willing and able to harness the power of social media to influence the behavior of American citizens.
The Kremlin rejected the Mueller report on his investigation of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election, calling it inconclusive and damaging.
Most key questions over how these unmanned ships will be controlled, by who, and if they will be deployed independently have yet to be answered.
Russia is no stranger to Islamist extremism, having for years battled a homegrown insurgency in its majority-Muslim North Caucasus in the aftermath of two bloody wars for independence in Chechnya.