Was it a Jewish “ritual killing” when the last Russian Tsar and his family were murdered? Pro-Kremlin disinformation says yes.
This week, we saw a continuation of the trend from two weeks ago: polishing Russia’s soviet era history. Whereas last time we saw the Russian MFA incorrectly giving credit to Soviet soldiers for saving Bulgarian Jews, this week we saw further extreme historical “creativity”.
The United Kingdom has earmarked over €110 million to fight disinformation in Eastern Partnership countries.
The official outlet of Russia’s Ministry of Defence distorts facts to prove Putin’s alleged popularity in the UK.
Conspiracies flourish on Russian TV.
The Russian Ministry of Defence was forced to remove this story from its official outlet following Czech protests.