Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Viral Conflict: Proposing the Information Warfighting Function


Overall concept, excellent.   I agree with his concept of forming an IO basic branch, leaving the functional area of IO behind.  I believe the personnel issues will be like military intelligence, there is a need for Captains and few Lieutenants.   I believe what he’s proposing is necessary.  The Russians have pushed much of this… Continue reading Viral Conflict: Proposing the Information Warfighting Function

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc – 21 March 2017


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Congratulations to Unian.net for using the proper nomenclature: “the Russian occupation forces…” </end editorial> Russia has had an interesting day in the MSM. The “Laundromat” report broke and is generating a lot of MSM interest, more so as the MSM have done what law enforcement should have been doing… Continue reading Russia / New Administration Media Ad Hoc – 21 March 2017

Information Warfare · Russia

Russian Space Official Found Dead In Jail After Transfer To Unmonitored Cell


A former executive director of the Russian space agency, Roskosmos, has been found dead in his jail cell with stab wounds. A public prison oversight committee said on March 20 that Vladimir Yevdokimov had been moved to a cell without CCTV cameras a month before his death. Yevdokimov, 55, was arrested in December on suspicion… Continue reading Russian Space Official Found Dead In Jail After Transfer To Unmonitored Cell

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Magnitsky family lawyer Nikolai Gorokhov thrown from 4th floor apartment in Moscow


Magnitsky family lawyer Nikolai Gorokhov thrown from 4th-floor apartment in Moscow. Currently in critical condition w/severe head injuries. Russia.  Is there any doubt this was planned, approved, and executed by the Russian government? Corroboration: Magnitsky Family Lawyer ‘Thrown From Building’ The lawyer representing the family of an anti-Putin-government, anti-corruption attorney who was murdered in prison… Continue reading Magnitsky family lawyer Nikolai Gorokhov thrown from 4th floor apartment in Moscow

Corruption · Information Warfare · Russia

The Russian Laundromat Exposed


by Paul Radu, Ion Preașcă 20 March 2017 https://www.occrp.org/en/laundromat/the-russian-laundromat-exposed/ Three years after the “Laundromat” was exposed as a criminal financial vehicle to move vast sums of money out of Russia, journalists now know how the complex scheme worked – including who ended up with the $20.8 billion and how, despite warnings, banks failed for years… Continue reading The Russian Laundromat Exposed

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Hungarian secret agent reveals in detail how serious the Russian threat is


By SZABOLCS PANYI KÖVETÉS 2017.03.21. 07:03 http://index.hu/belfold/2017/03/21/hungarian_secret_agent_reveals_how_serious_the_russian_threat_is/ Secret agents, counter-intelligence officers do not give interviews to the media very often and it is even more unique when they do so under their real name and with their own face. Ferenc Katrein worked for the Hungarian civilian counter-intelligence agency for 13 years, including a stint as an executive… Continue reading Hungarian secret agent reveals in detail how serious the Russian threat is

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Of Nazi collaboration and Russian disinformation: Cohn


To quote an anonymous friend: Nothing particularly new or insightful … but clearly indicates the Canadian media is catching on to the existence and depravity of Russian smear campaigns. </end editorial> By MARTIN REGG COHN Ontario Politics Columnist Mon., March 20, 2017 https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2017/03/20/of-nazi-collaboration-and-russian-disinformation-cohn.html Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland isn’t answerable for the actions of her grandfather during… Continue reading Of Nazi collaboration and Russian disinformation: Cohn