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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (212)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Russia’s readmission to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE), yesterday, stinks of corruption. I foresee some really exciting investigations and reporting, hopefully followed by arrests and Russia’s expulsion, in the future. </end editorial> NATO ministerial meeting in Brussels starts. NATO and INF updates. More on the… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (212)

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Iran Escalation (24)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. I’ve read a number of negative articles, saying US President Trump lacks an exit strategy for Iran. My only thought is if there will be no “boots on the ground”, we’re not occupying Iran, we don’t need an exit strategy. Most of the negative comments about this punitive strategy… Continue reading Iran Escalation (24)

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MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update as of 252005UTC June 2019


MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update as of 252005UTC June 2019 by milnews.ca “Zelensky to visit Canada on July 1-3” (UKR media) “Zelensky to visit Canada on July 1-3” (UKR media) “Facebook to Review Election Adds in Ukraine, Canada to Ensure Transparency” (RUS state media) “Facebook expands rules on political ads to Canada and Ukraine” (Reuters, wire service) “Weekly… Continue reading MILNEWS.ca #UKR Update as of 252005UTC June 2019

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (211)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> NATO pleads for Russia to comply with INF. More condescending rhetoric from the Vozhd. More posturing by Muscovy, including the deployment of a new Project 22350 frigate to Cuba. More reports on Russia’s descent. Ukrainian media on Mahatir’s MH17 motives. Georgia update – the conflagration persists and… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (211)

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Iran Escalation (23)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. Two quick notes: I love our anonymous author’s phraseology: tirade of toxic trash  Washington Examiner’s Tom Rogan:  We should expect the next Iranian action to be more aggressive than last week’s downing of a U.S. drone. After all, the hard-liners are under immense pressure to make something happen. Iran’s… Continue reading Iran Escalation (23)

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A huge new Russian propaganda effort is attacking much more than Facebook


The ongoing disinformation campaign spread rumours and falsehoods, including about a remainer plot to assassinate Boris Johnson across 30 online networks. But it has totally failed By GIAN VOLPICELLI and WILL BEDINGFIELD Sunday 23 June 2019 Researchers have uncovered a network of likely Russia-based fake profiles promoting disinformation on online forums and social platforms as… Continue reading A huge new Russian propaganda effort is attacking much more than Facebook

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (209)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Russia update – sanctions in Congress, RD-180s, Kuriles, PACE, and Russia’s descent. Muscovy is clearly destabilizing. Russia blames Georgia for the mayhem it caused in Tbilisi. Turkey update – S-400s and today’s Istanbul re-vote. MH17 and NATO updates. In Kyiv, Chargé d’Affaires Taylor talks military aid, State… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (209)