Disinformation tactics this week: misleading footage, fake “election observers” and hyperactive German-language Twitter accounts.
Kremlin-linked publicist Nikolai Starikov suggested that Russia might withdraw from the 1867 treaty with the US on transferring the ownership of Alaska.
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.
What is worse? To spread lies or to prevent others from telling the truth? An organisation controlled by a Kremlin-linked businessman appears to do both.
“Funeral Teams for NATO Soldiers” – a Week of Disinformation Scare-Mongering, Exaggeration and Mockery
When NATO’s large Trident Juncture 2018 exercise concluded this week, pro-Kremlin disinformation was unsurprisingly swift to react.