BREAKING: The Barr Justice Dept. drops the case against a Russian firm accused of being part of Putin's attack on the 2016 election. It was controlled by Putin crony Yevgeniy Prigozhin. Very curious. Here's how Mueller described it.
Yevgeniy Prigozhin'>Russian Financier Yevgeniy Prigozhin, who has been dubbed “Putin’s chef,” has been slapped with sanctions by the Treasury Department for using a so-called troll farm to try to influence the 2018 U.S. midterm elections.
NEW: The US Treasury has targeted the assets of Yevgeniy Prigozhin aka "Putin's Chef" for his role in 2018 mid-term election interference. 6 other individuals are also named in today's action. Treasury says they are targeting Prigozhin's assets including his jet and yacht:
Today, the U.S. continues to take action towards Russian attempts to influence U.S. democratic processes by imposing sanctions on 4 entities and 7 individuals associated with the Internet Research Agency and its financier, Yevgeniy Prigozhin. Read more: