Who Is Igor Danchenko? Well, he is a Russian analyst who has been arrested by the FBI for a special counsel investigation led by John Durham. Igor Danchenko is a political risk, defense, and economics analyst for Eurasia. He rose to fame for dissecting Russian President Vladimir Putin’s university records.
Danchenko attended a specialized English language school in Perm. Then, he studied law at Perm State University and the University of Louisville.
Igor also earned his Master’s degree at Georgetown University. Sometime later, he even attended CERES (Center for Eurasian, Russian, and East European Studies) program.
Danchenko began his career as an employee for PJSC Lukoil Oil Company. He was also hired by UralSubSoetStroy and governmental organizations for leadership roles.
Igor has also served at the designations of an analyst. He was the senior research analyst for the Brookings Institution. Currently, he is Eurasia’s economic, defense, and political risk analyst.
In 2016, Danchenko became world-famous as he was selected as Steele’s analyst for the Trump-Russia dossier.
Who Is Igor Danchenko? Russian Analyst Arrested
Russian analyst Igor Danchenko is arrested as a part of a U.S special counsel investigation.
He was detained on 4 November 2021. Previously, he analyzed and compiled the reports on the Steele dossier. It talked about the potential ties between Russia and Donald Trumps’s campaign.
As per NYPost, it is not clear what charges will Danchenko face. More details on his arrest is yet to be revealed to the public.