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Kremlin Watch Monitor ǀ December 1, 2016


The slam on Federica Mogherini, current High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy and Vice-President of the European Commission in the Juncker Commission is accurate, damning and much deserved.  She should step up to the plate, apologize for not naming Russia as the scourge of Europe, indeed the world.  If not,… Continue reading Kremlin Watch Monitor ǀ December 1, 2016

EU · Europe · Information Warfare · Russia

EU strategic communication to counteract anti-EU propaganda by third parties


Download eu-strategic-communication-to-counteract-anti-eu-propaganda-by-third-parties EU strategic communication to counteract anti-EU propaganda by third parties European Parliament resolution of 23 November 2016 on EU strategic communication to counteract propaganda against it by third parties (2016/2030(INI)) The European Parliament, – having regard to its resolution of 2 April 2009 on European conscience and totalitarianism1 , – having regard to the… Continue reading EU strategic communication to counteract anti-EU propaganda by third parties

Information Warfare

Defense Bill Would Abolish BBG Governing Board


Restructuring international broadcasting arm under CEO 12/01/2016 8:04 AM Eastern  By: John Eggerton A must-pass Defense Authorization Bill that emerged from a House-Senate conference this week included a provision that would restructure the Broadcasting Board of Governors to concentrate power in a new, expanded CEO position, according to the conference report. The bill would eliminate the… Continue reading Defense Bill Would Abolish BBG Governing Board

Information Warfare · Russia · Trolls · Ukraine

Russia Trolled By Ukraine Over Missile Tests


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Update!! </end editorial> The Ukrainian missile tests the Russians have been frothing about are under way, involving amidst much fanfare the  live firing of S-300PT/PS / SA-10 GRUMBLE Surface to Air Missiles against drone targets, which is actually something new in Ukraine, as pre-2014 all live firing trials were… Continue reading Russia Trolled By Ukraine Over Missile Tests

Information Warfare · Russia

New Russian Foreign Policy: We Reserve The Right To Make A “Tough” Response


Russia’s new foreign policy reserves the right to respond “tough”. In other words, “we have nukes” will remain their toughest response. Boring. Russia appears to have run out of options, is sputtering, and is rehashing the same old, same old. </end editorial> (Translated from Russian by my Chrome browser) Dialogue with the right to a… Continue reading New Russian Foreign Policy: We Reserve The Right To Make A “Tough” Response

Information Warfare

Effort to combat foreign propaganda advances in Congress


By Craig Timberg November 30 at 7:43 PM Congressional negotiators on Wednesday approved an initiative to track and combat foreign propaganda amid growing concerns that Russian efforts to spread “fake news” and disinformation threaten U.S. national security.The measure, part of the National Defense Authorization Act approved by a conference committee, calls on the State Department… Continue reading Effort to combat foreign propaganda advances in Congress

Information Warfare · Russia

Russia Beefs up Its Offensive Cyber Capabilities


By: Sergey Sukhankin November 30, 2016 05:58 PM Age: 13 hours The Russian mass media (with a reference to the Reuters news agency) reported, on November 11, that Russian hackers launched a series of cyberattacks against analytical centers and think tanks inside the United States (Rosbalt.ru, November 11). This may have been carried out by… Continue reading Russia Beefs up Its Offensive Cyber Capabilities