Disinfo: Russian aggressiveness is just a Western propaganda myth

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 28
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 26/05/2016
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: Russia
  • Keywords: Propaganda, Information war

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