You don’t need a Ph.D. degree in international relations to comment on geopolitical affairs on pro-Kremlin TV.
Independent Russian media say that Putin used an animation video from 2007 to show a new Russian nuclear weapon.
Russian state TV Pervy Kanal used screenshots from a computer game in alleged reporting from Syria.
As concern grows over social media’s role in helping spread disinformation, Facebook pledges to have 20,000 employees monitoring harmful content on its platform by the end of the 2018.
Pro-Kremlin disinformation blamed Ukraine; trolls were told to blame the opposition itself for the murder of the opposition leader.