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Russia Is Using Hungary In Anti-Ukraine Influence Operations


In one very overt operation and in another probable operation, Russia is attempting to use Hungary and the Hungarian diaspora in Ukraine to smear Ukraine’s name and to perhaps literally attack Ukraine. There is concern that Hungary is for all practical purposes as hostile to Ukraine as is Russia. Hungary’s partnership with Russia is squeezing Ukraine Kyiv… Continue reading Russia Is Using Hungary In Anti-Ukraine Influence Operations

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Guy Verhofstadt: Hungary is a threat to international order. The US must act — now


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Verhofstadt has a point. Following the Orban regime’s foreign policy mischief in NATO, the EU, and Ukraine, it is abundantly clear the regime is now an unrepentant proxy for its masters in Muscovy. The EU seems to be as always toothless when dealing with Russia’s proxies inside… Continue reading Guy Verhofstadt: Hungary is a threat to international order. The US must act — now

CounterPropaganda · Hungary · Information operations · Information Warfare · Propaganda · Russia

Russia Today and Hungary


Russia is building its presence throughout the world, hoping to ‘sell’ Russia.  I’m surprised that RT did not fund such an effort in Hungary in 2014, when their budget increased significantly.   It’s good to see that Hungary keeps track of RT. There appears to be a trust issue. Pourquoi? </end editorial> September 26, 2017 4:04 pm·… Continue reading Russia Today and Hungary

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Orbán is a tool in Putin’s information war against the West


By PANYI SZABOLCS Czech analysts found after investigating 22,000 Russian-language online sources that Moscow’s propaganda started two years before the military intervention in the case of Ukraine and four weeks in advance concerning Syria. First came the journalists, then tanks and bombs. From the 2010s the Russian army and its military intelligence service started dominating the… Continue reading Orbán is a tool in Putin’s information war against the West

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Putin’s Support for Europe’s Far-Right Just Turned Lethal


I read another report where Russians were training Hungarians while in uniform. That is sheer audacity, lack of foresight, or blatant stupidity. This is a troubling development. Russia is actively extending their reach and not being subtle about it. </end editorial> This week’s cop-killing by a Hungarian neo-Nazi reveals the Kremlin’s hidden hand By John R.… Continue reading Putin’s Support for Europe’s Far-Right Just Turned Lethal