Information operations · Information Warfare · Strategic Communications

Two Case Studies of Successful Strategic Communication Campaigns


Authored by Dr. Thomas P. Galvin. Added March 05, 2019 Type: Book 241 Pages Download Format: PDF Cost: Free Brief Synopsis View the Executive Summary Strategic communication has come to be a popular term to describe the process by which U.S. military organizations managed and unified their planned communications efforts. Unfortunately, joint doctrine leaves many of the… Continue reading Two Case Studies of Successful Strategic Communication Campaigns

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India: Army veteran Ata Hasnain’s remedy for Kashmir: Deploy 5,000 ‘information warriors’


Lt Gen. Syed Ata Hasnain says India has ‘poorest’ information outreach, but that’s what it needs to do in Kashmir, even in the part occupied by Pakistan. Chandigarh: The need of the hour in Kashmir is an effective, long-term information outreach, Indian Army veteran Lt Gen. Syed Ata Hasnain (retd) said Sunday. For this, there… Continue reading India: Army veteran Ata Hasnain’s remedy for Kashmir: Deploy 5,000 ‘information warriors’

Information operations · Information Warfare · Public Diplomacy · Strategic Communications

Definitions for IO and IW, a common sense approach


I read an interesting article this morning, one of the authors even has experience with Army IO.  He and his partner tried to make the case that Turkey had waged an Information Operation to expose the Kashoggi assassination by Saudi Arabia. Khashoggi Case- Analysis of an Information Operation – Security Studies Group. When I read the… Continue reading Definitions for IO and IW, a common sense approach

Information operations · Information Warfare · Public Diplomacy · Russia · Strategic Communications · Ukraine · United States

File Notes on Information, Communication, and Public Diplomacy (#97)


Arabs need to read in their own language so they can understand and discuss the various aspects and complications of democracy in the United States and the West. If an Egyptian reads an article exposing the actual cost of a construction project in Washington, then he or she would be able to better understand the… Continue reading File Notes on Information, Communication, and Public Diplomacy (#97)

CounterPropaganda · Information operations · Information Warfare · Public Diplomacy · Strategic Communications

Band-Aid Fix At State Not Addressing Overall SC And PD Concept, Strategy


The article in Foreign Policy, “State Department Considering Public Diplomacy Overhaul”, neglected to mention one critical facet of the State Department, both the bureaus that have been directed to possibly merge are within the office of the Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs.   Furthermore, the position of Under Secretary for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs has… Continue reading Band-Aid Fix At State Not Addressing Overall SC And PD Concept, Strategy

Strategic Communications · U.S. strategic communication

VOA Opens French Language Station in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo


VOA Opens French Language Station in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo Minister of Communications Thierry Moungalla cuts the ribbon at the opening of VOA’s FM station in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo. Washington, D.C. –  The Voice of America officially opened its newest FM radio station today in the Republic of Congo. VOA Director Amanda Bennett, U.S. Ambassador Todd P. Haskell and Minister of Communications Thierry Moungalla attended today’s ceremony in Brazzaville.… Continue reading VOA Opens French Language Station in Brazzaville, Republic of Congo

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“Seen on the Web” 31 July 2017 – Strategic Communication and Public Diplomacy


2017 North Korean Postage Stamps   North Korea Stamps Show Missiles Aimed at the U.S. Capitol as Part of its Anti-American Month Celebrations Newsweek, July 17, 2017 TABLE OF CONTENTS In The News ON CAPITOL HILL [COUNTERING AMERICA’S ADVERSARIES THROUGH SANCTIONS ACT, HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES, 2017] [SAUDI ARABIA’S TROUBLING EDUCATIONAL CURRICULUM, TERRORISM] [BLACK FLAGS OVER… Continue reading “Seen on the Web” 31 July 2017 – Strategic Communication and Public Diplomacy