Trump Signs Order to Sanction States Responsible for Election Meddling - Bolton | WHAT REALLY HAPPENED


Trump Signs Order to Sanction States Responsible for Election Meddling - Bolton

he document does not point out specific countries or actors, which, according to the US, might be sanctioned.

US National Security Adviser John Bolton announced that US President Donald Trump had signed a document, allowing to sanction states or actors, responsible for meddling in the country's elections. The security chief noted that the legislation was aimed to "protect the United States from foreign interference in our elections and really our political process more broadly".

"The executive order requires the Director of National Intelligence to be conducting regular assessments about potential foreign interference in the election. It asks for reports by the Department of Justice and the Department of Homeland Security in the case of interference with an election or campaign-related infrastructure," Bolton said.

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And what about Google, Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter's attempts to meddle in US elections?

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