The indictment points to a hacking attempt that same day, saying that "after hours" the Russians attempted to 'spearphish for the first time email accounts at a domain hosted by a third-party provider and used by Clinton's personal office'.
Department of Homeland Security officials have said there is no evidence of any election results being tampered with during the 2016 intrusions. "The president's lawyer can certainly say he's fully exonerated by this, but I can tell you as a career prosecutor, when we investigate and indict the larger cases, for instance, the Rico cases - racketeer influenced corrupt organization cases - it is entirely usual that we return indictments in batches". Among those indictments includes three Trump associates who have pleaded guilty and 14 other Russian citizens.
"Eleven of the defendants are charged with conspiring to hack into computers, steal documents and release those documents with the intent to interfere in the election", said Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein.
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The terms will allow the department to protect US national security, Ross said. The ZTE deal remains controversial on Capitol Hill. The current ban could have lasted seven years.
As for Stone, he said Friday's indictment of 12 Russian military officers accused of interfering in the 2016 presidential election shows "no evidence of collaboration or collusion" on his part.
Alan Dershowitz said that the indictments produced in the special counsel investigation into Russian interference were proof that no special counsel was ever necessary.
On the morning of July 27, 2016, Trump gave a speech in which he said 'Russia, if you're listening, ' he'd love to get a look at the thousands of emails Clinton had said she deleted from her tenure as secretary of state. "I never spoke to him about Guccifer", he said.
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Grant Smith, an attorney for Stone, said in a statement, "It is clear from the indictment issued today that our client, Roger Stone, was not in any way involved with any of the alleged hacking of the 2016 election".
"As he testified before the House Intelligence Committee under oath, his 24 word exchange with someone on Twitter claiming to be Guccifer 2.0 is benign based on its content, context and timing". Roger received no information from Guccifer 2.0 or dcLeaks, nor did he provide any counsel to them.
Unit 74455, also known as the Main Centre for Special Technology, engineered the release of the stolen documents through a website it created called DCLeaks and the online persona Guccifer 2.0, according to the indictment. They targeted more than 300 people affiliated with the Clinton campaign, the DCCC, and the DNC.
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England were on top for most of the second half but with captain Harry Kane looking exhausted , Belgium's greater sharpness in the final third proved decisive.