Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Who, us? Russia is gaslighting the world on the Skripal poisonings


From Wikipedia. “Gaslighting is a form of manipulation that seeks to sow seeds of doubt in a targeted individual or in members of a targeted group, hoping to make them question their own memory, perception, and sanity.” This is one of the many tools that Russia uses to counter claims that cause Russia’s reputation harm. … Continue reading Who, us? Russia is gaslighting the world on the Skripal poisonings

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Artificial Intelligence In Disinformation Wars


The following article takes you, the reader, to the edge of the precipice and allows you to peer over the edge, but only slightly.  Please allow me to show you more. A peek into hell itself, in the information realm. Says Sean Gourley, founder, and CEO of Primer, a company that uses software to mine data sources… Continue reading Artificial Intelligence In Disinformation Wars

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia · Ukraine

Facebook: Russian Bias Much?


By Christina Dobrovolska Today the Chief Editor of InformNapalm Roman Burko was blocked by Facebook Administration for 3 days for the post that he made in August 2015. Essentially, Facebook accuses Roman of using hate speech and, thus, violation of Facebook Community Standards. While this may look fair to you at the first glance, this is… Continue reading Facebook: Russian Bias Much?

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Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> A very busy week, not just in the DPRK, but also in Russia and Ukraine. NATO / EU / Russia Reports Bannon: ‘If Europe Is So Worried About Russia, Pay Up’ Steve Bannon, a former senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, told an audience in Prague… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)

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Heather Nauert condemns Russia’s ‘callous disinformation campaign’


by Joel Gehrke  | May 25, 2018 11:21 AM Russian officials are conducting a “callous disinformation campaign” to obscure their role in the violence in Ukraine, according to the State Department’s top spokesperson. Russia has long denied any involvement in the conflict, but the diplomatic clash with the United States was rekindled after international investigators this… Continue reading Heather Nauert condemns Russia’s ‘callous disinformation campaign’

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (78)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> The Russian play around both the Yulia Skripal interview and MH17 appears to be yet again centered in sowing doubt and spreading conspiracy theories – with the aid of the less clueful in the Western media. Tsipko again articulates some uncomfortable ground truths about Russia – and… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (78)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syrian CW Attack / Israel vs. Iran Ad Hoc Update (77)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Not a happy day in the media for Russia’s propagandists. The Yulia Skripal Reuters interview, the Dutch JIT public brief fingering the Kursk 53rd AD Bde of the PVO-SV for the destruction of MH17, and POTUS pulling the plug on the Singapore meeting with the DPRK has… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syrian CW Attack / Israel vs. Iran Ad Hoc Update (77)