The incident took place when the current US presidential candidate from the Democratic Party held the post of the Secretary of State.
Hillary Clinton, a former US Secretary of State and the current US presidential candidate from the Democratic Party, forgot one of the secret documents in a hotel room during her visit to Russia, the ABC News TV-channel reported.
According to documents, published by the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in connection with the case of official correspondence of Hillary Clinton, an assistant of the Secretary of State brought a bag with a folder, in which secret documents were, to her hotel room. After Clinton left the room, security found there one of the documents that had been forgotten in the room, the RIA Novosti news agency reported.
ABC News claims that the employee of the Clinton’s delegation, who brought the documents to her room, had no right to do that.
US society and the country’s law enforcement pay special attention to the work of Clinton as the Secretary of State after the scandal with her electronic correspondence. In March 2015, it became known that she used her personal e-mail account for business purposes.
In August 2016, the FBI also discovered 15,000 Clinton’s official letters, which were sent from her private e-mail server.