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Ukraine conflict: Hackers take sides in virtual war

Throughout the bitter violence of the Ukrainian conflict, another hidden war has been waged, involving several groups of computer hackers. Little is beyond their reach. Official documents and private communications are made public, and websites blocked. They hijack CCTV cameras, electronic billboards and network printers. The best known of the virtual warriors are the Ukrainian Cyber Troops, the Cyber Berkut and Anonymous International. All three present themselves as independent activists,

Ukraine: Fighting the information war

How do you fight an enemy that hides behind Internet trolls and faked photos? NATOChannel meets some of the people calling out Russian disinformation on Ukraine: Stopfake, Ukraine Today, Kyiv Post.  

More than half of Latvians live in fear war due to Ukraine crisis, survey shows

The number of of residents who fear the threat of war due to the Ukraine crisis has risen from 35 percent in 2011 to 51 percent this year, a survey from Swedbank shows. The public’s perception of risks that threaten each individual has changed, according to the survey. There has also been an increase in the number of persons afraid of incurable illnesses – from 45 percent in 2011, to

Russian Spies Return to Europe in ‘New Cold War’

Earlier this month, experts convened in Brussels for a conference titled ‘The Second Cold War: Heating Up?’ Even among the plethora of current ‘New Cold War’ themed events, this one stood out: the organiser, Latvian MEP Tatjana Zdanoka, has been accused of being a Russian agent of influence – a spy. Zdanoka, who is also chair of the EU Russian-­Speakers Alliance, insists there is no truth to the allegations, adding

Warcrime: Graham Phillips documenting shelling of villages?

Several videos have been released of a heavy artillery team firing hundreds of shells. One of the cameramen was formerly RT-journalist Graham Phillips filming an event on September 19th. It had never been possible to geolocate them until now… Here are the videos. Video #1 Released Oct. 9th but covering the same Sept. 19th event: The bald guy walking around in a camera must be Graham: Video #2 This is

How Russia Is Revolutionizing Information Warfare

At the NATO summit in Wales, General Philip Breedlove, the military alliance’s top commander, made a bold declaration. Russia, he said, is waging “the most amazing information warfare blitzkrieg we have ever seen in the history of information warfare.” It was something of an underestimation. The new Russia doesn’t just deal in the petty disinformation, forgeries, lies, leaks, and cyber-sabotage usually associated with information warfare. It reinvents reality, creating mass hallucinations that

Photo Fake: Atrocities of Banderovits Descendants

From time to time Internet resources post fake pictures, which allegedly demonstrate atrocities of “fascists banderovits” during World War II. Among them a picture of a woman with a child, which has become popular recently, especially in social networks. In this article it was posted along with pictures of the Trade Unions Building in Odessa, which was burned down on May 2 2014. In fact, it is a screenshot from

To Understand Putin, Read Orwell

Ukraine, Russia and the Big Lie Anyone who wants to understand the current Russian position on Ukraine would do well to begin with George Orwell’s classic, 1984. The connections go deeper than the adjective “Orwellian”: the structure and the wisdom of the book are guides, often frighteningly precise ones, to current events. The easiest way to begin, in light of the now entirely open Russian invasion of Ukraine, is with

Lies: Ukrainian Minister of Defence Called for a New Counterinsurgency Operation

Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has twisted the words of Ukrainian Minister of Defence, taking them out of context. On September 1 Russian Ministry of Foreign Defence website posted a manifest, claiming Ukrainian Minister of Defence Valerii Geletei had called to “prepare for another ‘dozens of thousands’ of victims in his so-called ‘Great patriotic war’, which is in fact a counterinsurgency operation”. “Thus he pushes Ukrainians into the continuation of the

Russia’s war against Ukraine and the whole world

“It is my strong belief that for our victory in the war, waged by Russia against Ukraine and the world, all of us – each Ukrainian and the state apparatus – should know and clearly understand the phenomenon, its scale and level of threat which was faced by Ukraine”, states Andriy Parubiy in his column for ” Ukrayinska Pravda“. We must know the enemy. We must know ourselves. And we must

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