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Washington has not contacted Moscow over Yahoo hack - agencies
March 15, 2017 / 5:29 PM / 8 months ago

Washington has not contacted Moscow over Yahoo hack - agencies

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Washington has not contacted Moscow over charges against Russians who allegedly hacked Yahoo user accounts in 2014, Russian news agencies reported on Wednesday, citing a “highly placed” source in Moscow.

A photo illustration shows a Yahoo logo on a smartphone in front of a displayed cyber code and keyboard on December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic/Illustration/Files

The source was also quoted by news agencies TASS, RIA and Interfax as saying that the topic of “Russian hackers” was part of an internal political struggle in the United States.

Reporting by Alexander Winning; Editing by Catherine Evans

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