House Intel chairman Schiff: UK intelligence report shows 'imminent and real threat' of Russian invasion

The U.K.’s Foreign, Commonwealth & Development Office on Saturday disclosed it had information suggesting the Russian plan was in the works. 

Adam Schiff was confronted over his role in promoting the discredited anti-Trump Steele dossier by "The View" guest host Morgan Ortagus. 

Adam Schiff was confronted over his role in promoting the discredited anti-Trump Steele dossier by “The View” guest host Morgan Ortagus.  (https://twitter.com/TheView/status/1458126060038598666)

“We have information that indicates the Russian government is looking to install a pro-Russian leader in Kyiv as it considers whether to invade and occupy Ukraine,” a spokesperson for the British agency said. Former Ukrainian Member of Parliament Yevhen Murayev has been considered as a potential candidate, the spokesperson added. 

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Schiff, D-Calif., issued a statement Sunday noting the intelligence report should “focus the global community around the imminent and real threat of a massive Russian invasion.” 

President Biden speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2022. (Oliver Contreras/Sipa/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

President Biden speaks during a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, D.C., Jan. 19, 2022. (Oliver Contreras/Sipa/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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