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Top-5 Russian Fakes about US


June 17, 2017 – 16:54 – Tillerson Names Conditions under Which Crimea Would Be Recognized as Russian (http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-tillerson-names-conditions-under-which-crimea-would-be-recognized-as-russian/) Scores of Russian media manipulated statements made by US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson during his congressional confirmation hearing, claiming that Tillerson named the conditions under which America would be prepared to recognize Crimea as Russian territory. They… Continue reading Top-5 Russian Fakes about US

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More Russian Lies: CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours


Tidbits from Both Sides of the Fight CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours The Russian military TV network says Canadian and U.S. “instructors” are close to the line between Ukrainian forces and Russian-supported separatists in eastern Ukraine. I checked with the CAF Info-machine, and Canadian Joint Operations Command spokesperson Major Steve Neta,… Continue reading More Russian Lies: CAF on Reported “Instructors” in Eastern Ukraine: They’re Not Ours

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New Atlanticist: Disinfo Week Special Edition – 24 June 2017


SUBSCRIBE June 23, 2017 Here’s How to Fight Back Against Russian Political Warfare Alexander Vershbow / @ARVershbow In essence, using largely non-military means, Russia is trying to undo decades of progress toward a more stable and integrated Euro-Atlantic community.  […] Using cyberattacks, disinformation, economic warfare and “active measures,” it aims to weaken and divide NATO and the… Continue reading New Atlanticist: Disinfo Week Special Edition – 24 June 2017

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Russian Ancestry Overstretch – Again


So much bullshit coming out of Moscow these days. Here is an official in the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs stating that Ivan the Formidable (Terrible) aka Ivan Grozny aka Ivan IV: His father was descended from Augustus Octavian. His mother was descended from Genghis Khan. A Google translation of what he says: The Cathedral… Continue reading Russian Ancestry Overstretch – Again

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The Kremlin Is Standing By Footage of Russian Troops in Syria the Internet Says Is Fake


This is just too precious. I recall seeing that video, among thousands, in the past 15 years but it is allegedly from 2013.  But it was good to see Stone and Putin fall for it.  The Moscow Times is taking a remarkable stand, showcasing information which may be damaging to the Putin administration.  This is even more remarkable as… Continue reading The Kremlin Is Standing By Footage of Russian Troops in Syria the Internet Says Is Fake

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Trump thinks Russia didn’t interfere in the election. An FBI official just said it did.


I disagree with Bill Priestap in only one conclusion that he makes to Senator Dianne Feinstein of the Senate Intelligence Committee.  He stated that Russia had three goals during the US presidential election of 2016.  The first being to sow discord and undermine the democratic process in the United States (which is actually two different… Continue reading Trump thinks Russia didn’t interfere in the election. An FBI official just said it did.

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On a Tiny Norwegian Island, America Keeps an Eye on Russia


A good story of the cat and mouse games played by the US and Russia – as well as the rest of the world.  This playing field is mined with conspiracy theories about possible health hazards, and Russia is most likely encouraging any wild story possible.  That is what Russian information warfare does.  It probably… Continue reading On a Tiny Norwegian Island, America Keeps an Eye on Russia