#RussiaFail · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

TV channel of Russian propagandists Life stops work, all employees are fired


I did not touch this translation at all. This Russian propaganda channel seemed to be populated by students competing for who could submit the most bizarre stories. I’ve seen stories about the red eyes on people you see in pictures taken with a flash being actual pictures of devils from Amerika. </end editorial> Russian propaganda… Continue reading TV channel of Russian propagandists Life stops work, all employees are fired

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia · Ukraine

Donetsk Uncovered: Russian Military Positions Embedded in Civilian Areas


Frequent damage to civilian areas reveal military positions and weapons banned by the Minsk Agreements @DFRLab @AtlanticCouncil’s Digital Forensic Research Lab. Catalyzing a global network of digital forensic researchers, following conflicts in real time. Aug 9 Over the weekend, civilian areas in and around Donetsk city were once again caught in the crossfire after intense… Continue reading Donetsk Uncovered: Russian Military Positions Embedded in Civilian Areas

Estonia · Finland · Information operations · Information Warfare · Latvia · Russia

Russian Military Jets And Warplanes Alarm Latvia, Estonia, And Finland, As Europe Prepares For Potential Attack


Russian Military Jets And Warplanes Alarm Latvia, Estonia, And Finland, As Europe Prepares For Potential Attack Russia’s air force sent seven military jets zooming past Latvia Tuesday, before forces in Estonia and Finland scrambled to intercept three Russian warplanes further north in the Baltic Sea. In different incidents, Latvia’s armed forces reported observing two Russian Su-34 fighter… Continue reading Russian Military Jets And Warplanes Alarm Latvia, Estonia, And Finland, As Europe Prepares For Potential Attack

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

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

An Alliance of Silicon Valley and Washington Can Save American Democracy


POLITICS /26 JUL 2017 Charles Johnson Russian influence campaigns are enjoying a renaissance and are likely choosing their next target. Since Vladimir Putin rose to prominence in Russian politics in 1999, Russia has run complicated influence campaigns in several countries. The term that is in vogue in the industry to describe these interventions is “hybrid… Continue reading An Alliance of Silicon Valley and Washington Can Save American Democracy

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Interpreting fascism – Disinformation Review


13 July 2017 *TRENDS OF THE WEEK* Interpreting fascism If you look up fascism [fash-iz-uh m] in a dictionary, you will find “a governmental system led by a dictator having complete power, forcibly suppressing opposition and criticism, regimenting all industry, commerce, etc., and emphasizing an aggressive nationalism and often racism”. This week, we saw alternative interpretations… Continue reading Interpreting fascism – Disinformation Review

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Pro-Putin bots are dominating Russian political talk on Twitter


By Andrew Roth June 20 MOSCOW — Bots airing pro-Kremlin views have flooded the Russian-language portion of the social media platform Twitter, in what researchers from the Oxford Internet Institute say is an effort to scuttle political discussion and opposition coordination in Russia. In a new study of “political bots” on the social media platform, the sheer scale… Continue reading Pro-Putin bots are dominating Russian political talk on Twitter