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Robert Mueller Is Fighting a War


The author, Mark Galeotti, is an expert in Russian Information Warfare and Senior Non-Resident Fellow at the Institute of International Relations, Prague.   He gives flesh to the idea that the information was more valuable and damaging than the hacking.  This also brings real value and analysis to what appears to be a frenetic media rushing to… Continue reading Robert Mueller Is Fighting a War

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Helsinki Summit Media (2)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> This topic remains the single largest in the global and especially US media. It does not appear to be abating. The Russians are pouring as much kerosene on it as they can. Very interesting are reports on polling over public attitudes to Russia – these can be expected to… Continue reading Helsinki Summit Media (2)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (104)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting </end editorial> Russia’s alternate reality campaign continues, more brazen after Helsinki. Much Russian gloating over the latter. Butina indicted in the US. Reports Cambridge Analytica may have leaked private Facebook data to Russia. Mogherini calls out Russia on MH17. Most interesting developments in Amesbury/Salisbury. Claims the assassin was female… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (104)

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NSA and Cyber Command to coordinate actions to counter Russian election interference in 2018 amid absence of White House guidance


There is a saying in the US Army, “In the absence of orders, attack”.  Translated to today’s ‘command’ environment, “if nobody is in charge, take charge”.  If Russian election interference is going to continue unabated, the NSA and Cyber Command are going to take them on. At least that’s what this article is saying.  Notice… Continue reading NSA and Cyber Command to coordinate actions to counter Russian election interference in 2018 amid absence of White House guidance

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Helsinki Summit Media


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Media are saturated with this excluding most other topics of interest. Melinda Haring | Helsinki Was Bad, but It Could Have Been Far Worse There’s no dancing around it. Donald Trump got schooled in Helsinki. President Vladimir Putin put on a hell of a show. The masterfully… Continue reading Helsinki Summit Media

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First Batch Of Possible Russia Fake News Sighted


In 2015 and before, a whole slew of “news” sites popped up. I identified them one year before the election at Russian News, Russian Proxy News Sites And Conspiracy Theory Sites. Now, only four months before the 2018 mid-term elections, we are seeing some new “patriotic” type sites pop up.  “America First” is prominently named.  When contacted… Continue reading First Batch Of Possible Russia Fake News Sighted

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Anniversary of the MH17, Ukraine at the NATO Summit, Presidential elections-2019 and more – Weekly Update on Ukraine #65, July 9 – 16


Weekly Update on Ukraine Issue 65 – 2018 July 9 – 15 Situation in the combat zone Russia-backed militants were active all along the contact line and were firing upon the Ukrainian troops defending Krymske, Novoluhanske, Svitlodarsk, Zaitseve, Mayorsk, Pisky, Taramchuk, Avdiivka, Vodiane, Pishchevyk, Shyrokyne and Talakivka. Militants used 82-mm mortars in Hnutove area. They are trying… Continue reading Anniversary of the MH17, Ukraine at the NATO Summit, Presidential elections-2019 and more – Weekly Update on Ukraine #65, July 9 – 16