#MinskMonitor: Pisky Under Fire

Drone video reveals separatist armor firing on the government-controlled village of Pisky (Source: Google) On April 12, 2017, Ukrainian TV station TSN ran a story featuring drone footage of Russian-backed separatist…

Logical Fallacies Fuel Kremlin Disinfo

How the Kremlin and its disinformation networks use logical fallacies to dismiss, dismay, distract, and distort (Source: @DFRLab) The Kremlin and the pro-Kremlin media have a comprehensive toolkit when it comes…

Skripal Poisoning: If Not Russia, Then…

The many theories of who used a Russian nerve agent in England Some of the many conspiratorial headlines around the Skripal poisoning. (Graphic by @DFRLab) Ever since the British media began suggesting…

#PutinAtWar: Russia’s Troll Diplomacy

Russian embassies mock Britain’s response to poisoning Scan of retweets of the Russian Foreign Ministry’s original tweet. (Source: Sysomos / @DFRLab) Late on March 12, the Russian Foreign Ministry’s official Twitter…

#PutinAtWar: Moscow’s Missile Shield Update

Russia successfully tested the PRS-1M interceptor missile again in Kazakhstan (Source: Twitter / @Russian_Defense). On February 12, the Russian Ministry of Defense proudly announced its second successful test of the…

#MinskMonitor: Russia Fires Across the Border

Ukrainian border guards fired at north of Luhansk Area near border clash. (Source: Twitter / LiveUAMap) On February 8, the Ukrainian Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) Press Center reported that Russian forces fired…