Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia

Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (81)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> The sorry tale of Russia’s descent continues, four especially interesting digests by Prof Goble, and a fascinating report on Chinese immigration to the Lake Baikal region. Has Ukraine also destabilized its friend Kazakhstan? Two most interesting reports on Iran – the reported defection of a senior IRGC… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (81)

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Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (78)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Russia’s internal meltdown continues. Chaos in Belarus. Genuine turmoil in the Middle East and North Africa – Algieria, Libya, Egypt, Syria, Yemen and Iran. IRGC now deemed, as it should have been 40 years ago, a terrorist organisation. Netanyahu wins another term. Erdogan’s AKP crashes and burns… Continue reading Russia / Strategy Ad Hoc Media Update (78)

Information operations · Information Warfare · Russia · Turkey

Turkey: A U.S. Fighter Jet or a Russian Missile System. Not Both.


If Turkey accepts delivery of a Russian S-400 missile system, it will be sanctioned as required by American law. By Jim Inhofe, Jack Reed, Jim Risch, and Bob Menendez Mr. Inhofe and Mr. Reed are the chairman and ranking member of the Senate Armed Services Committee. Mr. Risch and Mr. Menendez are the chairman and ranking member of the Senate… Continue reading Turkey: A U.S. Fighter Jet or a Russian Missile System. Not Both.

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (154)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> It does indeed appear that the Muscovy propaganda machine is heading into another “epic fail” week. Early Sunday the Russian MoD released a public statement putting all of the blame for the loss of the COOT upon Israel, exactly fitting  Felgenhauer’s comparison to the Kursk SSGN disaster, where internal… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (154)

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (134)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> The deluge of nonsense and threats emanating from Muscovy, Damascus, Tehran and even Ankara defies comprehension. Possibly most interesting is that almost all of it is mutually contradictory, including the Kremlin contradicting the Muscovy Foreign Ministry, and Damascus contradicting Muscovy, and Ankara contradicting the others. If the… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (134)

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Russia’s Use of Media and Information Operations in Turkey


Russia’s Use of Media and Information Operations in Turkey Implications for the United States Katherine Costello FREE DOWNLOAD ORDER A FREE HARD COPY Russian media have sought to undermine Turkey’s political and security cooperation with the United States and Europe by exacerbating mutual skepticism and highlighting policy differences. In Turkey, Russian media have also contributed… Continue reading Russia’s Use of Media and Information Operations in Turkey

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Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (131)


Anonymous expert compilation, analysis, and reporting. </end editorial> Russia’s “pre-emptive fake news” campaign over Syria and CW attacks continues, in concert with a major saber-rattling effort on multiple fronts. Some of the propaganda verges on the bizarre – a battery of the latest SA-15 GAUNTLET deployed to Hmeimim AB is being touted as important, two SSKs, and… Continue reading Salisbury CW Attack / Syria / Iran / Russia Ad Hoc Update (131)