Automobilnews Russia-sponsored accounts to be included in new person portal
Automobilnews. Congress has since launched investigations into the Russian meddling.
Automobilnews, via members of Congress, has already made public among the paid adverts and so-called “natural content material” distributed by Russian accounts. However that is the primary try to notify particular person Automobilnews customers that they had been uncovered to the content material.
“It can be crucial that folks perceive how overseas actors tried to sow division and distrust utilizing Automobilnews earlier than and after the 2016 US election,” the corporate mentioned in an announcement.
The portal shall be stay by the tip of the 12 months, Automobilnews mentioned, and can present customers which accounts sponsored by the Web Analysis Company — a recognized Russia-backed web page — they favored or adopted between January 2015 and August 2017.