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Syrian IADS Kills Russian VKS Il-20M COOT ELINT Aircraft


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Most of the reports are coming out of Russia. First the Russians blamed the French, claiming a French FFG launched SLCMs at Syrian targets near Latakia. The kill was then repeatedly attributed to AAA despite the aircraft being lost over the Med. Most reports claim that ASCMs… Continue reading Syrian IADS Kills Russian VKS Il-20M COOT ELINT Aircraft

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“Not the murderer, but the murdered is guilty!”


6 September 2018 | Disinformation Review, Top Story As our favourite parody account Darth Putin frequently reminds us, one of the most repeated disinformation tactics is to accuse your counterpart precisely of what you are doing yourself. The aggressor presents himself as the victim and thus strengthens his core internal audience. External audiences that want to defend the aggressor… Continue reading “Not the murderer, but the murdered is guilty!”

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New Russian Information Warfare Tool Failure: Predictive Reporting


The Russian Ministry of Defense owns “TV channel “Zvezda” Zvezda is a Russian nationwide TV network. As of January 2008, Zvezda’s CEO was Grigory Krichevsky, previously known for his work on Vladimir Gusinsky’s NTV Channel in the late 1990s. Owner : Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation (through Zvezda Armed Forces Teleradio Company) Source: Wikipedia TVZveda published this report:… Continue reading New Russian Information Warfare Tool Failure: Predictive Reporting

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New Russian Fake News Site Pops Up: The NY Evening


The 2018 US midterm election is hereby in session.  More Russian fake news sites are popping up. The quote is fake, it is old (2017 allegations), and let’s take a look at the source. The NY Evening @TheNYevening Bio: Truth, Justice and Wisdom  New York, NY nyeveningnews.com Joined November 2016 The first line, “Truth, Justice and… Continue reading New Russian Fake News Site Pops Up: The NY Evening

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China, Russia fail to curb activists’ role at U.N. rights forum: campaigners


Stephanie Nebehay 6 July 2018 GENEVA (Reuters) – China, Russia and Pakistan lost their bid on Friday to weaken a U.N. resolution upholding the crucial rule of activists in shedding an international spotlight on human rights violations, campaigners said. The United Nations Human Rights Council adopted a resolution calling on all states to protect civil… Continue reading China, Russia fail to curb activists’ role at U.N. rights forum: campaigners

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On Russian TV, the British Embassy in Moscow Vanishes – and is Replaced by a Church


Friday, June 15, 2018 Paul Goble Staunton, June 15 – In a measure of both the progress video technology has made and the regress Russia has under Vladimir Putin, Moscow’s First Channel at the time of its broadcast of the opening of the World Cup photoshopped a clip so that the British embassy in the… Continue reading On Russian TV, the British Embassy in Moscow Vanishes – and is Replaced by a Church

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Inform Napalm: List-1097: How the Russian 18th Brigade occupied Crimea


Inform Napalm just released this report, translated into English.  This is exceptionally fine work on the part of InformNapal. This is also a case of very poor operational security on the part of the Russians.  I copy the entire article here only because, when dealing with information embarrassing to Russians, this might disappear at any… Continue reading Inform Napalm: List-1097: How the Russian 18th Brigade occupied Crimea