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canetoad

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Fri Feb 23, 2024, 12:25 AM Feb 23

Smirnov - time as informant [View all]

Not mentioned in most news items but I was interested to know how long Smirnov has been an FBI informant.

https://www.factcheck.org/2024/02/indictment-of-fbi-informant-undermines-centerpiece-of-gops-impeachment-case/
Smirnov, who has been an FBI “confidential human source” since 2010, made his false claims about the president and his son, “despite repeated admonishments that he must provide truthful information to the FBI and that he must not fabricate evidence,” the indictment said.

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