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June 1st, 2021 12:56
Russia’s Covid-19 Disinformation Aimed At Destabilizing US While Chinese Effort Promotes China’s Reputation, Report Argues
The RAND Corporation, a US think tank, has published a study examining Russian and Chinese Covid-19-related ‘malign and subversive information efforts’ targeting US audiences in the first half of 2020....
May 7th, 2021 12:18
State-Sponsored Cyber Espionage Group Behind Anti-NATO Cyber Influence Operation Targeting Lithuania, Latvia and Poland
A US cybersecurity firm is reporting on an ongoing cyber-influence operation code-named “Ghostwriter.” Recently obtained technical evidence suggests that UNC1151, a suspected state-sponsored cyber espionage actor, has targeted audiences in...
May 5th, 2021 12:40
New Report Assesses Patterns Of Chinese Soft Power In 17 European Countries
The European Think-tank Network on China (ETNC), comprised of China experts from various leading European research institutes, has published a report mapping and identifying differences in China’s soft-power policies in...
April 29th, 2021 12:45
NATO Study Assesses Lithuanian Countermeasures to Russian Disinformation
NATO’s Centre of Excellence for Countering Hybrid Threats has published a study assessing Lithuania’s measures to counter Russian disinformation, arguing that by building resilience and imposing costs, the efforts by...
April 28th, 2021 12:19
China Uses 22 Million-Strong Internet Troll Army To Shape Online Discourse
The US think-tank Jamestown Foundation is reporting that China is employing an extensive network of more than 20 million “internet commentators” - trolls tasked with artificially amplifying content favorable to...
April 26th, 2021 15:06
Chinese State Propaganda Enters Western Mainstream News Outlets Through Advertorial Inserts
The Jamestown Foundation, a US think tank, is reporting that China’s state propaganda apparatus is expanding its influence among foreign audiences through what are described as “advertorial inserts” in Western...
March 28th, 2021 13:34
US Intelligence Says Russia & Iran Tried To Influence US Elections While China Declined
The office of the US Director of National Intelligence has declassified and released its report titled “Foreign Threats to the 2020 Elections” which concluded that while there were no indications...
March 24th, 2021 14:27
Iranian Influence Campaigns Targeting US Elections Promote Iran’s Broad Interests
A US lawfare blog has published an analysis of Iranian influence strategies centered on campaigns targeting US elections. As the report explains: February 19, 2021 In the past few years,...
March 22nd, 2021 14:03
Report Examines Conspiracy Theories About Covid-19 Origins In China, the US, Russia, and Iran
The Associated Press and the DFRLab, a US think tank, have published a joint research project examining and comparing the false narratives about Covid-19’s origins in China, the US, Russia,...
March 19th, 2021 11:40
China Takes Aim At the BBC- Coordinated Influence Campaign Ongoing
An Australian government think tank has published a report looking at Chinese social media campaigns aimed at discrediting the BBC. According to the Australian Strategic Policy Institute’s summary of the...