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Russia Agents Attempted to ‘Influence’ and ‘Directly Undermine’ U.S. Natural Gas, House Report Finds


Posted to Energy March 16, 2018 by Erin Mundahl For months, House Committees and a Special Counsel have been investigating Russian attempts to influence the 2016 presidential election. Even as these investigations continue to make headlines, interference in American energy markets, which was likely even more successful, has received relatively little attention. According to new findings from the House Committee… Continue reading Russia Agents Attempted to ‘Influence’ and ‘Directly Undermine’ U.S. Natural Gas, House Report Finds

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Projections dedicated to Oleg Sentsov appear on building of Russian embassy in New York. Photos


Russia cannot cry foul for this. Also known as payback. Russians mock Obama with laser show on U.S. Embassy – YouTube Obama “swallows” banana in Moscow – YouTube Barack Obama’s 53rd birthday marked with racist laser projection and banner in Moscow </end editorial> 03.03.2018 16:20 The projections, dedicated to Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov who was… Continue reading Projections dedicated to Oleg Sentsov appear on building of Russian embassy in New York. Photos

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Putin Announces New Wunderwaffe – Sarmat ICBM, Avangard Hypersonic MaRV and Kinzhal Hypersonic ALCM (2)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. A few observations of mine.  In the beginning, we have a new way for Putin to say ‘Don’t forget, we have nukes’.  At the very end are a number of articles citing Putin’s return to Cold War rhetoric, while denying the same to Megyn Kelly.  This is tantamount to… Continue reading Putin Announces New Wunderwaffe – Sarmat ICBM, Avangard Hypersonic MaRV and Kinzhal Hypersonic ALCM (2)

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Oops, we did it again


By EU vs Disinfo Last time it was Russia’s Ministry of Defence. This time it was the state TV channel Pervy Kanal that couldn’t resist the temptation to include screenshots from a computer game to spice up alleged reporting from Syria. The Pervy Kanal report titled “Case File: Syria” was aired in a prime time Sunday evening news programme on 25… Continue reading Oops, we did it again

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Russian Olympic official says doping whistleblower should be executed


This article indicates the level of effort Russia will put forth to ensure that their Olympic team does not cheat.   Russia, however, lives in the world of cheating. If a Russian official is not lying, cheating, or stealing, something must be amiss.  In this case, the whistleblower impeded a doping effort by the Russian Olympic committee… Continue reading Russian Olympic official says doping whistleblower should be executed

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Radio Free Europe receives notification of possible registration as foreign agent in Russia


Well, that didn’t take long.   Actually, “possible registration”. You know it’s coming, he knows it’s coming, the only person that doesn’t know it’s not coming is…  I dunno.  This tit for tat game that Russia is playing is growing tiresome.  The problem is that each time Russia retaliates it suffers more than anyone else. Russia… Continue reading Radio Free Europe receives notification of possible registration as foreign agent in Russia

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Co-opting discontent: Russian propaganda in the Bulgarian media


MILENA IAKIMOVA DIMITAR VATSOV 18 October 2017 IN English PUBLISHED 18 OCTOBER 2017 Original in Bulgarian Translation by Katerina Popova First published in Critique & Humanism, vol. 47, No. 1/2017 (Bulgarian version); Eurozine (English version) Contributed by Critique & Humanism © Dimitar Vatsov / Milena Iakimova / Critique & Humanism / Eurozine Russian propaganda co-opts western grassroots criticism… Continue reading Co-opting discontent: Russian propaganda in the Bulgarian media