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History

Disinformation across ages: Russia’s old but effective weapon of influence

by Marko Mihkelsoni, Euromaidan Press

Salmond under fire for signing TV show deal with Russia Today channel

by Tom Gordon and Alistair Grant, The Herald

About RT and Sputnik

Sputnik’s short-lived presence in the Slovak press agency
by East Stratcom Task Force

The Kremlin’s Candidate. In the 2016 election, Putin’s propaganda network is picking sides
by Michael Crowley, Politico Magazine

Kremlin Propaganda: Soviet Active Measures by Other Means
by the Estonian Journal of Military Studies, via StopFake

Frankly unfair? Fact checking Sputnik France’s claim that it is reporting the French election fairly
by @DFRLab

How the Media Became One of Putin’s Most Powerful Weapons
by Jill Dougherty, The Atlantic

Why Has a Kremlin-Controlled News Network Become a Hit in the West?
by Katerina Patin, Coda Story

Inside RT’s world of alternative news
by East Stratcom Task Force

The Kremlin’s Audience in France. Breaking down the amplifiers of Sputnik and RT in French
by @DFRLab

Background to “Assessing Russian Activities and Intentions in Recent US Elections”: The Analytic Process and Cyber Incident Attribution
by US Office of the Director of National Intelligence (.pdf)

Discord in Moscow’s disinformation machine
by CEPA StratCom Program

Welcome to The Machine: Inside the Secretive World of RT
by Matthew Bodner, Matthew Kupfer and Bradley Jardine, The Moscow Times

Исповедь пропагандиста. Часть I. Как делают новости на государственном ТВ
by The Insider (RU)

“The truth is dissolved”: Under cover in RT’s newsroom
by East Stratcom Task Force

RT, Sputnik and Russia’s New Theory of War

by Jim Rutenberg, The New York Times Magazine

FBI document cache sheds light on inner workings of Russia’s U.S. news (and propaganda) network

by Hunter Walker and Michael Isikoff, Yahoo News

My Life at a Russian Propaganda Network

by Andrew Feinberg, Politico

Conventional bedfellows: The Russian propaganda machine and the western far right

by Anton Shekhovtsov, Eurozine

Salmond under fire for signing TV show deal with Russia Today channel

by Tom Gordon and Alistair Grant, The Herald

MPs defend fees of up to £1,000 an hour to appear on ‘Kremlin propaganda’ channel

Jamie Doward and Mika Hyman, The Guardian

Putin’s lying machine: Revealed, how Russia’s spewing out ruthless propaganda from a Moscow-funded TV station – right next to Westminster

by Neil Tweedie, Daily Mail

Question That: RT’s Military Mission

by @DFRLab

About Russian media

Russian TV Deserters Divulge Details On Kremlin’s Ukraine ‘Propaganda’
by Carl Schreck, RFE/RL

The Invention of Russia: The Journey from Gorbachev’s Freedom to Putin’s War
by Arkady Ostrovsky

How the Kremlin and the Media Ended Up in Bed Together
by Vasily Gatov, The Moscow Times

How Russian Propaganda Becomes Even Nastier in Baltic News
by Inga Spriņģe, Re:Baltica

Kremlin Propaganda: Soviet Active Measures by Other Means
by Yevhen Fedchenko, StopFake

How the Media Became One of Putin’s Most Powerful Weapons
by Jill Dougherty, The Atlantic

Указ Президента РФ О некоторых мерах по повышению эффективности деятельности государственных средств массовой информации
by Kremlin.ru (.pdf, RU)

A Lesson in Moscow About Trump-Style ‘Alternative Truth’
by Jim Rutenberg, The New York Times

Springtime for Russia’s dissident press
by Vijai Maheshwari, Politico

Confessions of a (Former) State TV Reporter
by Sofiya Voznaya, Coda Story

Why do none of the Trump-Russia leaks come from Russia?
by Matthew Chance, CNN

A Powerful Russian Weapon: The Spread of False Stories
by Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times

Pro-Putin bots are dominating Russian political talk on Twitter
by Andrew Roth, The Washington Post

Пропаганда с сотрясением
by Сергей Хазов-Кассиа, RFE/RL (RU)

I thought nothing in Russia could shock me. Then I went to a television broadcast
by Angus Roxburgh, The Guardian

Исповедь пропагандиста. Часть I. Как делают новости на государственном ТВ
by The Insider (RU)

Современная история российской политики, рассказанная в СМС. Часть I
by The Insider (RU)

Исповедь пропагандиста. Часть II. Как делают политические ток-шоу на государственном ТВ
by The Insider (RU)

News inside the bubble: Why do most Russians still watch state TV?

by Maxim Trudolyubov, Eurozine

Russian media connected to the Russian armed forces

«Россию сегодня» и ТАСС признали значимыми для обороноспособности и безопасности государства
by Meduza (RU)

Shoigu: Information becomes another armed forces component
by Interfax

A Powerful Russian Weapon: The Spread of False Stories
by Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times

Putin Awards 300 Journalists For ‘Objective’ Crimea Coverage
by Claire Bigg, RFE/RL

Non-Linear Warfare in Ukraine: The Critical Role of Information Operations and Special Operations
by Bret Perry, Small Wars Journal

Kremlin Propaganda: Soviet Active Measures by Other Means
by Yevhen Fedchenko, StopFake

New Kremlin Information-Security Doctrine Calls For ‘Managing’ Internet In Russia
by Robert Coalson, RFE/RL

Handbook of Russian Information Warfare: New Research Division Publication – Handbook of Russian Information Warfare
by Keir Giles, NATO Defense College

COMMENTARY: Means, goals and consequences of the pro-Kremlin disinformation campaign
by East Stratcom Task Force

Non-Linear Warfare in Ukraine: The Critical Role of Information Operations and Special Operations
by Bret Perry, Small Wars Journal

В Минобороны РФ создали войска информационных операций
by Interfax (RU)

Нейтрализовать НАТО силой мысли: как работает новейшее оружие массового поражения
by Zvezda TV, webarchived 27/07/2017 (RU)

Russia Funds and Manages Conflict in Ukraine, Leaks Show
by Aric Toler and Melinda Haring, Atlantic Council

Russia’s National Guard to Monitor Social Networks
by The Moscow Times, via StopFake

В Москве наградили лучших военных журналистов

by Александр Бойко, Комсомольская Правда в РФ (RU)

The ‘combination’: an instrument in Russia’s information war in Catalonia

by Mira Milosevich-Juaristi, Real Instituto Elcano

«Нет никакой объективности»

by Александр Габуев, Коммерсантъ (RU)

Fake News & Botnets: Russia Has Weaponised The Web

by Cyber Security Intelligence

Inside a Russian disinformation campaign in Ukraine in 2014

by Ellen Nakashima, The Washington Post

Question That: RT’s Military Mission

by @DFRLab