It’s been described as a “death factory” where the United States is secretly testing biological weapons to attack Russia. Meet Georgia’s Lugar laboratory, a top target of pro-Kremlin disinformation.
A tough new bill adopted by French lawmakers calls for a crackdown on the “manipulation of information” during election periods.
Since its illegal annexation in 2014, Russian authorities have tried hard to restore Crimea’s image as a holiday hotspot — including by faking tourism statistics.
Although Russian internet trolls actively seek to manipulate audiences at home, a new study shows that their influence campaigns are much more effective in the United States than in Russia.
Britain has charged two Russian military intelligence officers with poisoning former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, but only a fraction of Russians pin the blame on their country’s secret services.