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MILNEWS.ca Highlights + #UKR Update – August 12, 2019


MILNEWS.ca Highlights + #UKR Update – August 12, 2019 by milnews.ca #HongKong “Canada’s Justin Trudeau extremely concerned about Hong Kong, urges China to be careful” “Hong Kong: Trudeau appelle la Chine à la retenue” “While Hong Kong fights for democracy, Canada goes silent” “Beijing warns of ‘signs of terrorism’ in violent unrest in Hong Kong” “Hong… Continue reading MILNEWS.ca Highlights + #UKR Update – August 12, 2019

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (253)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. I apologize for not posting for the past several days. I had a major medical setback on Monday evening and this is my first attempt to post since. I apologize in advance for any and all mistakes. The mistakes will all be mine. I hope to continue posting at… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (253)

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Lyubov Sobol: The woman driving Russia’s opposition protests


By Sarah Rainsford BBC News, Moscow 3 August 2019 Lyubov Sobol shuffles slowly these days when she walks, leaning on a colleague’s arm for support. After almost three weeks refusing food she says she feels dizzy and weak but determined to go on with her protest. The young lawyer and popular video blogger is one of… Continue reading Lyubov Sobol: The woman driving Russia’s opposition protests

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Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (248)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> ———————————————— ———————————————— INF update – much being said by Muscovy but nothing of substance. Russia/NATO update – sanctions, floating Chernobyl, propaganda, capabilities and Russia’s little helpers in the EU.  Russia / Turkey / Syria developments. Eighteen reports on the unrest in Muscovy – the regime is losing… Continue reading Ukraine / Russia Ad Hoc Media Update (248)

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Kremlin strikes back at anti-graft leader who taunted Putin allies


By JAKE RUDNITSKY, ILYA ARKHIPOV AND STEPAN KRAVCHENKO | Bloomberg | Published: August 6, 2019 For years, opposition leader Alexey Navalny embarrassed Russia’s leadership with YouTube videos exposing their lavish lifestyles and dubious wealth, and the Kremlin put up with it. Now President Vladimir Putin’s patience appears to have run out. With Navalny in prison… Continue reading Kremlin strikes back at anti-graft leader who taunted Putin allies

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Kremlin’s “information laundering”: Lie, manipulate, spread, change, spread again


Author: EU East StratCom Task Force Penetration of the information space by pro-Kremlin actors goes far beyond using state-funded media or a troll factory. As shown in the new report by Info Ops Polska, disinformation messages can be spread by multiple actors using a variety of tools – so that at the end of the day, its… Continue reading Kremlin’s “information laundering”: Lie, manipulate, spread, change, spread again