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Complete Timeline Of A Fabricated Russian Disinformation Event


This story was published at 15:28 EST on 26 March 2017, all information is current as of this time and date. Summary Sputnik news took a legitimate story about increased sanctions against Iran and embellished the story to make it appear as if Russian sanctions were also increasing. Facts about Russian corporations receiving increased sanctions… Continue reading Complete Timeline Of A Fabricated Russian Disinformation Event

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Russia Suffered Losses In Syria Three Times Higher Than Official Toll


Syria was supposed to have been the showcase for Russia’s most modern military equipment.   Instead, it is a display of Russian military incompetence, poor training, lack of attention to detail, arrogance, and disdain for the value of the life of Russian soldiers and mercenaries.  In Ukraine, Russia lost 10 soldiers for every Ukrainian killed,… Continue reading Russia Suffered Losses In Syria Three Times Higher Than Official Toll

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The names of the FSB, allegedly behind the scheme of laundering $ 22 billion through Moldova


This is going to be big.  I actually held off on this, I thought it too big, it could be disinformation.  Then there is this OCCRP tweet: Why is #Russia impeding the Moldovan #Laundromat investigation? Find out Monday, Mar. 20th on @OCCRP. A series of great stories to come. pic.twitter.com/2rFImHR0hi — OCCRP (@OCCRP) March 18,… Continue reading The names of the FSB, allegedly behind the scheme of laundering $ 22 billion through Moldova

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Did 14,000 Women Die from Domestic Violence in Russia Last Year?


March 13, 2017 by Christina Asquith Violence against women is hardly a new story to me. For years, I’ve reported in countries across the Middle East and Asia, where women face deep-seated oppression and a lack of basic rights, including the right to pursue justice against domestic violence. But this was different. Russia’s numbers stopped me… Continue reading Did 14,000 Women Die from Domestic Violence in Russia Last Year?

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Death of truth: when propaganda and ‘alternative facts’ first gripped the world


History stopped in 1936 – after that, there was only propaganda. So said George Orwell of an era when the multiple miseries of the Great Depression were compounded by the ruthless media strategies of Hitler and Stalin Piers Brendon Saturday 11 March 2017 06.00 EST Truth was the first casualty of the Great Depression. Reflecting the… Continue reading Death of truth: when propaganda and ‘alternative facts’ first gripped the world

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Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Fund Accuses Medvedev of Secret Massive Estate


BY EMILY TAMKIN MARCH 2, 2017 – 2:10 PM EMILY.TAMKIN @EMILYCTAMKIN Alexei Navalny, the lawyer turned activist turned political prisoner turned presidential candidate, has a fund dedicated to exposing corruption in Russia. On Thursday, it published an exposition on one particularly well-known Russian: Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The investigation, published on Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Fund’s website,… Continue reading Navalny’s Anti-Corruption Fund Accuses Medvedev of Secret Massive Estate

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Has the LinkedIn hacker been caught- is the breach sealed ?


I am reblogging this here to point out a probable large-scale security breach of a trusted corporation involved in many of our professional lives. LinkedIn has also deleted, without warning, several pieces that might damage their reputation, so I preserve this article here. LinkedIn has been breached, and for years many security professionals with whom… Continue reading Has the LinkedIn hacker been caught- is the breach sealed ?