Last month, an internet troll who said he worked at the “troll farm” and was tasked with disrupting the US election by watching Netflix series House of Cards to learn about the American political system.
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“At first we were forced to watch House of Cards in English. It was necessary to know all the main problems of the United States of America. Tax problems, the problem of gays, sexual minorities, weapons,” the Russian troll, known as Maksim, revealed.
“Our goal wasn't to turn Americans toward Russia. Our goal was to set Americans against their own government,” he said.
“To provoke unrest, provoke dissatisfaction, lower (Barack) Obama's rating.”