Wednesday, September 22, 2021

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Donbas Voters = Kremlin Electoral Fodder

September 8, Donetsk.  A well planned rally of Russian President Vladimir Putin’s United Russia party was underway in the occupied Ukrainian city of Donetsk....

Fake: UN Has Open Access to Crimea, Observer Reports ‘Dubious’

Last week Russian media featured a number of disinformation materials dedicated to the UN report on human rights violations in occupied Crimea. The publications...

Fake: US Calls on NATO Countries to Prepare for War with Russia and Deploy...

During the September 6, 2021, broadcast of the Kremlin-funded 60 Minutes television program airing on the Rossiya 1 state channel, host Olga Skabeeva, known...

Atomic Howl in the Swamps: Russian Media on US Ukrainian Nuclear Energy Cooperation

During Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s visit to the US Ukraine signed several cooperation agreements with American companies. In particular Ukraine’s state owned nuclear utility...

Strana.ua or Strana.ru? How a Sanctioned Site Disseminates Banned Kremlin Messages in Ukraine

On August 20 the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council moved to impose sanctions against Ihor Huzhva, the editor-in-chief of the Strana.ua website....

Independent Western Column. Russian Media Laments About Ukrainian Independence

Ukraine’s August 24 celebration of the 30th anniversary of renewed independence did not pass unnoticed by Russian media. Pro-Kremlin publications used the historic date...

Fake: World Beginning to Consider Ukraine a Nazi State

Russian media have been busy these last years disseminating one of the Kremlin’s most popular propaganda motifs – that Ukraine is fascinated with Nazism...

Fake: Ukraine Ready to Sell Crimea to Russia for $135 Billion

Experts have calculated that Ukraine’s economy has lost some $135 billion as a result of Russia’s 2014 annexation of Crimea. Russian media have launched a...

Fake: US Creates Schismatic, Disenfranchised Church in Ukraine

The United States has nothing to with the establishment of the Orthodox Church in Ukraine. In 988 Kyiv ruler Prince Volodymyr adopted Christianity for...

Fake: Persecution Awaits Students from Crimea and the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics

Applicants' data is encrypted so that they are not persecuted in Russian occupied territories. Russian and pro-Kremlin publications Politnavigator, DPR 24, news aggregator SMI.Today and...