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Truth, Fake New, And Conspiracy Theories – Imran Awan And YourNewsWire


I was perusing YourNewsWire, today, sharing information with a friend, demonstrating conspiracy theories, fake news, Russian proxy sites, and so on.  YourNewsWire is a known fake news/Russian propaganda site run by Sean Adl-Tabatabai, which I previously exposed at Russian Proxy “News” Site Exposed: YourNewsWire.  It’s almost meaningless to continue exposing YourNewsWire, obviously, he’s earning clickbait money. Although I… Continue reading Truth, Fake New, And Conspiracy Theories – Imran Awan And YourNewsWire

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · North Korea · Propaganda

North Korea’s bold wave of propaganda art – in pictures


The searing propaganda is aimed to embolden the country and urge its people to resist US imperialism – with an arsenal of missiles eyed as the ultimate threat Arnel Hecimovic Sunday 20 August 2017 16.11 EDTLast modified on Sunday 20 August 2017 16.13 EDT A propaganda poster with loaded imagery reads, ‘Our answer!’ A North Korean propaganda poster declares, ‘Kick… Continue reading North Korea’s bold wave of propaganda art – in pictures

#RussiaFail · #RussiaLies · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Russian fake news sites pose as reputable media outlets by copying domain names


August 19, 2017 13:26 SGT By Mario Manlupig, Jr Some of the world’s biggest news organisations, such as the Guardian and Al-Jazeera, have been the targets of illicit URL twinning to make fake news sites look like legitimate media outlets. These bogus sites were discovered to be operated by a group of Russians aiming to propagate… Continue reading Russian fake news sites pose as reputable media outlets by copying domain names

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia · Ukraine

Portman, Murphy call on State Department to step up efforts to counter Russian propaganda


By Staff WASHINGTON – U.S. Sens. Rob Portman (R-Ohio) and Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) issued a statement in response to a report by the media outlet Politico that the State Department has yet to request funding already appropriated by Congress to help counter Russian propaganda. “Congress has provided substantial resources to combat foreign propaganda, particularly from Russia.… Continue reading Portman, Murphy call on State Department to step up efforts to counter Russian propaganda

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

New Web tool tracks Russian “influence ops” on Twitter


Hamilton 68 tracks Russian state news and Twitter trolls, shows propaganda trends. SEAN GALLAGHER – 8/2/2017, 6:10 PM The Alliance for Securing Democracy, a bipartisan project backed by the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF), has launched a Web tool to keep tabs on Russia’s ongoing efforts to influence public opinion in the United States… Continue reading New Web tool tracks Russian “influence ops” on Twitter

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Russian propaganda has flooded U.S. airwaves. How about some reciprocity?


By Editorial Board July 29 at 5:58 PM PRESIDENT VLADI­MIR PUTIN is a fresh convert to the principle of reciprocity in his dealings with the United States. He ought to take it a step further. On Friday, the Russian leader, irked at a sanctions bill that sailed through Congress, confiscated two American diplomatic properties in Russia and ordered the expulsion of… Continue reading Russian propaganda has flooded U.S. airwaves. How about some reciprocity?

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

“Trump cards” of Russian propaganda and disinformation operations


(Translated from Russian by my Chrome browser. If you have a better translation, feel free to send it to me.) “Trump cards” of Russian propaganda and disinformation operations 7/29/2017 – 9:00 PM The beginning of the Ukrainian crisis at the end of 2013 not only demonstrated the depth of the gap between Russia and the… Continue reading “Trump cards” of Russian propaganda and disinformation operations