MOSCOW, May 26. /TASS/. With US assistance Ukraine has mobilized a whole IT army for causing damage to the infrastructure of Russia and its allies, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Oleg Syromolotov told TASS in an interview.
"With assistance from the Pentagon and US secret services a whole Ukrainian IT army has been mobilized for causing damage to the infrastructures of Russia and its allies," Syromolotov said.
He stressed that Washington was stepping up military presence in Ukraine’s cyberspace.
"At its initiative members of the Zelensky regime, which is not a member of NATO, for the first time participated in the alliance’s Locked Shields cyber exercise in April 2022 to practice methods of IT warfare against Russia," Syromolotov said.