Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Putin’s Rosgvardia Are Pussies, Er, Pose With Cats


Putin’s Personal Praetorian Guard, Rosgvardia, 350,000+ Russian troops that work exclusively for Russian President Putin, have an image problem. Perhaps this huge personal palace guard with the highest tech weapons are seen as dictatorial tools, or perhaps they are seen as the result of official paranoia surrounding Russian President Vladimir Putin’s desire to avoid assassination.… Continue reading Putin’s Rosgvardia Are Pussies, Er, Pose With Cats

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia · Ukraine

Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (121) – Crimea Occupation Anniversary


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Five years. For five years Russia has been illegally occupying Crimea.  </end editorial> The 5th anniversary of the Russian occupation and illegal annexation of Crimea is displacing almost all other media on Ukraine. The spectrum of commentary presents a good cross section of views and analysis on Crimea. Curiously,… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (121) – Crimea Occupation Anniversary

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (120)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Read our anonymous expert’s summary, then the referenced articles very carefully. Russia is restricting immigrants to “pure Russians”.  That sounds like extreme racism to me.  It reminds me of the massacre in Christ’s Church, where Russian neo-Nazis symbols were worn. Coincidence?  Unfortunately, no, this appears incidental to the new… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (120)

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MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update as of 161615UTC March 2019


by milnews.ca “Canada has introduced new anti-Russian sanctions in relation to the November 2018 Kerch Strait incident, placing 114 individuals and 15 entities on the sanctions list, the statement by Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland published on Friday informs …” (RUS state media) “Russia and Ukraine sanctions” (Global Affairs Canada info-machine) “U.S., Canada introduce sanctions over… Continue reading MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update as of 161615UTC March 2019

Information operations · Information Warfare · Venezuela

Venezuela Meltdown Update (23)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> While the power is back on again, the meltdown continues, as does the Russian propaganda campaign. The regime seems to now be blaming all of its self-inflicted woes on the US. Just like Soviet satellites did during the Cold War. Venezuela is still on the road to… Continue reading Venezuela Meltdown Update (23)

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Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (74)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Another tumultuous week in almost every theatre. POTUS chooses new SACEUR. Russia’s continues its descent. Much distress in Kazakhstan as details of Soviet era genocides become public knowledge. Belarus backflips continue. The screws are tightening on Tehran, while the Caliphate collapses (some very ugly reports on ISIS… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (74)

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (119)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> A bizarre allegation from Russia that the US is cheating on arms control deals and building a secret arsenal of nukes (does this mean Russia is about to be found out to be cheating on START?). Post INF missile updates. Piontkovsky predicts a major Russian bluff and… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (119)