Joe Biden has accused Russia of seeking to disrupt the 2022 legislative elections in the United States

U.S. President Joe Biden, July 27, 2021, at McLean, W., near Washington.

On Tuesday, July 27, the US President accused the United States of trying to sabotage the 2022 legislative elections by spreading them. “Misinformation”, At an address to intelligence.

“Look at what Russia is already doing with the 2022 elections and misinformation. This is a complete violation of our sovereignty, He said during a visit to the office of the Directorate of National Intelligence near Washington, referring to the information he receives in this regard during the daily conference.

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The US president also attacked his Russian counterpart. Vladimir Putin “There is a real problem, he is the leader of an economy with no nuclear weapons and no oil wells and nothing else.”, Joe Biden added: “It makes him even more dangerous in my opinion.”

Concerns about increasing cyber attacks

The US President has expressed his concern over the intensification of cyber attacks “ransomware”, Breaks a company’s networks to encrypt its data and then, in exchange for the encryption key, often demands redemption money in bitcoins.

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“If we see war, in real armed warfare, with another great power, it will be due to a cybercafe.”, He promised.

In the fall of 2022, the so-called election in the United States. “Medieval”, During which all seats in the House of Representatives and one-third of the seats in the Senate are renewed.

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The United States recently accused Microsoft of the biggest hack in March against Microsoft’s exchange messaging services, and the White House has repeatedly called on Russia to act against cyber attacks. “Ransomware” Carried out from its soil.

World with AFP