Friday, April 16, 2021

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Information Bedlam: Russian and Chinese Information Operations During Covid-19

By Edward Lucas, Jake Morris, Corina Rebegea, for CEPA PDF file is here. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY The covid-19 public health crisis involves more than a fight against...

Fact-checking in Nepal in the time of pandemic: The spread of the virus opened...

By Sanjib Chaudhary, for Global Voices From exposing the misleading social media photos about the recent wildfires to discrediting COVID-19 hoaxes, the South Asia Check group has...

Baltics and Ukraine targeted for refusing Sputnik V, with social media amplifying false messages

By InformNapalm Article prepared by Debunk EU senior analyst in Lithuania Laima Venclauskienė and first time published in Debunk EU web page. With global COVID-19 vaccination programmes getting into the full...

Theories On Presidents Getting Vaccinated

By EU vs Disinfo Russia’s state news agency Sputnik lashes out against Lithuania’s ex-President Dalia Grybauskaitė – according to the outlet, there are reasons to...

Dizzy By Vaccine Disinfo – Capturing Vaccines Rollout In The EU’s Neighbourhood And Russia

By EU vs Disinfo This article looks at the evolving information environment around the COVID-19 and vaccines roll-out in the Eastern Partnership countries and Russia...

Fake: Zelensky Vaccination Video Staged

Ukrainian Facebook and many Russian publications were awash with stories claiming that the video showing Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky receiving a COVID vaccination was...

COVID-19 Vaccine Turns People Gay? Iranian Cleric Spins Wild Conspiracy

By William Echols, for Polygraph <iframe src="https://www.polygraph.info/embed/player/0/31100283.html?type=video" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" width="640" height="360" allowfullscreen></iframe> Ayatollah Abbas TabrizianShiite religious leader“Don’t approach those who have had the COVID vaccine …...

Вакцину Pfizer/Biontech поносят прокремлевские СМИ и проверяет на себе российский дипломат

Источник: EU vs Disinfo В недавней публикации DFRLab описано, как прокремлевские СМИ акцентируют внимание на неблагоприятных исходах применения разработанных на Западе вакцин и как такие материалы импонируют группам...

Pfizer/Biontech Vaccine Attacked By Pro-Kremlin Media, Tested By Russian Diplomat

By EU vs Disinfo A recent blogpost by the DFRLab describes how pro-Kremlin media is highlighting adverse outcomes of Western vaccines and how such content appeals to...

Fake: Hundreds of Children Killed to Create COVID 19 Vaccinations

Anti-vaccination supporters are spreading misinformation on social media claiming that the pharmaceutical and medical industries are killing hundreds of babies to extract cells in...