October 2022 brought new challenges to Ukraine and the democratic world. After the September victories in Kharkiv oblast,…
The United States’ decision to evacuate families of Embassy employees from Ukraine is a premature step and excessive…
Both Russia and China are exploiting the humanitarian and security crisis in Afghanistan.
Russian official documents on security policy usually identify the US as the Bad Guy in international relations. Recently,…
“Western media” is a well-known Russian propaganda technique. And The National Interest (TNI) is one of the favorite American media outlets of Russian propagandists and pro-Russian media in Ukraine.
Russia has been trying to discredit Ukraine’s cooperation with NATO for years, including by criticizing the Ukraine-U.S. Sea Breeze exercises. But this year, the scale of the information pressure campaign is unprecedented.
The ruling elite of the Russian Federation and other key figures in politics and business were mostly born and shaped during Soviet times and thus have a tendency to agree with Vladimir Putin’s statement: “The collapse of the Soviet Union was the greatest geopolitical catastrophe of the century.” Despite the downfall of the USSR, a Soviet tradition of looking for internal and external enemies lingers on.
This analytical report includes the results of research conducted by StopFake analysts based on archived data of debunked messages from Russian media.