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Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> A very busy week, not just in the DPRK, but also in Russia and Ukraine. NATO / EU / Russia Reports Bannon: ‘If Europe Is So Worried About Russia, Pay Up’ Steve Bannon, a former senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump, told an audience in Prague… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (32)

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Lithuania: Vilnius Names Plaza Opposite Russian Embassy After Slain Opposition Leader Nemtsov


May 23, 2018 16:12 GMT RFE/RL The Lithuanian capital’s city council has voted to name a square outside the Russian Embassy after slain Russian opposition politician Boris Nemtsov, calling him a “symbol of the struggle for democracy” in his country. The May 23 vote comes nearly three months after Nemtsov’s supporters and relatives formally unveiled… Continue reading Lithuania: Vilnius Names Plaza Opposite Russian Embassy After Slain Opposition Leader Nemtsov

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Russian Foreign Ministry forced to turn off Facebook ratings after thousands of Lithuanians protest


Russian Foreign Ministry forced to turn off Facebook ratings after thousands of Lithuanians protest Published by  Linas at  July 18, 2017 (MOSCOW) – On Sunday, the Russian Foreign Ministry was forced to take down the “ratings & reviews” feature on their Facebook page after receiving over 17,000 negative-poor responses in a 24-hour period, as compared to only 75… Continue reading Russian Foreign Ministry forced to turn off Facebook ratings after thousands of Lithuanians protest

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Baltic news agencies unexpectedly cease co-operation with Sputnik


This article by RT illustrates a new Western counter-propaganda effort, and RT is actually acting insulted.   “A private, not a state-run news agency is unlikely to reject quite an important client,” a spokesperson for Sputnik Latvia told RIA Novosti.  How exactly Sputnik is such an important client is not qualified, it’s almost difficult to keep… Continue reading Baltic news agencies unexpectedly cease co-operation with Sputnik

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The President Who Dared to Call Putin’s Russia What It Is: A Terrorist State


by Michael Weiss 03.18.16 1:00 AM ET Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite was blunt about her neighbor’s aggression after it took over Crimea—and in an interview, she sounds the alarm about her nation’s vulnerability. Not many world leaders call Vladimir Putin a terrorist and get away with it. But Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite refused to resort… Continue reading The President Who Dared to Call Putin’s Russia What It Is: A Terrorist State

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Premiere of Lithuanian documentary film on Russia’s information aggression held in Brussels


2015.12.15 The premiere of the documentary film ‘War 2020 Russia’s Information Aggression’ by Lithuanian filmmakers Martynas Starkus and Jonas Banys was held at the Permanent Representation of Lithuania to the European Union on 14 December. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Lithuania Linas Linkevičius, who attended the premiere, stressed that while carrying out its information… Continue reading Premiere of Lithuanian documentary film on Russia’s information aggression held in Brussels

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War 2020 Russia’s Information Aggression


A video about Russian information warfare from Lithuania’s TV3. I review parts of the video in the description following the posted video, below. At 1:04:21 in length, it’s fairly long but portrays how Russia is building their Information Warfare program against the west. (2015) WAR 2020 Russia’s information aggression – Barely known documentary about Russian… Continue reading War 2020 Russia’s Information Aggression