Moore has long accused President Trump of colluding with Russians. He previously posted videos and pictures of himself participating in the protest in Manhattan that was organized by Russians in November 2016.
Throughout Trump’s campaign, Moore was a vocal opponent, appearing at a number of anti-Trump rallies.
Special counsel Robert Mueller announced last week the indictment of 13 Russian nationals who ran the Internet Research Agency, a shell-company used to sow political discord and undermine American democracy. The agency originally sought to discredit Hillary Clinton, but after Trump won election, the agency worked to undermine him.
The agency did most of their work online, but they also helped organize rallies nationwide. Authorities believe Moore was a part of one those rallies, an anti-Trump rally in November 2016.
According to Fox News, the government