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Exclusive: Tech firms lobbied U.S. to keep ties to Russian intelligence

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 02:21

Just as outgoing President Barack Obama imposed harsh sanctions on Russia for its alleged interference in the 2016 election last year, US tech companies lobbied to soften one sanction that banned any business ties with the FSB, an intelligence agency that also acts of a regulator for tech imports to the Russian market.

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Exclusive: Tech firms lobbied U.S. to keep ties to Russian intelligence

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 02:21