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Baltics Battle Russia In Online Disinformation War

http://www.dw.com/en/baltics-battle-russia-in-online-disinformation-war/a-40828834 EUROPE Baltics battle Russia in online disinformation war From the hacking attack on Estonia in 2007 to the fake news targeting the NATO battalions on the alliance’s eastern border in 2017 — the Baltic states have been the bull’s-eye of Russian-backed digital warfare.   Ten years ago, Estonians awoke to find the country paralyzed […]

What You Need to Know About Russia’s Big Wargame On NATO’s Doorstep

What You Need to Know About Russia’s Big Wargame On NATO’s Doorstep  By Ben Watson Read bio September 11, 2017   Here’s what NATO and the region is watching for this year — and why. For weeks, Russia and Belarus have been preparing for Zapad 2017. Zapad is Moscow’s recurring Cold War-era wargame designed to show the world Russia […]

Poland Wants Nuclear Weapons For Europe

David Stein 1:36 AM (5 hours ago) to David, Frank, keith, Frank, me, Tom 4 of 8,369 Poland Wants Nuclear Weapons For Europe From Deutsche Welle Poland wants nuclear weapons for Europe In a newspaper interview, Jaroslaw Kaczynski, chairman of Poland’s ruling Law and Justice Party (PiS), has called for a European nuclear superpower. Is […]

“Islam Strengthening In Europe With The Blessing Of The Church”

      In this mailing: Giulio Meotti: “Islam Strengthening in Europe with the Blessing of the Church” Judith Bergman: Austria: Does the Church Really Care about Terrorism? Burak Bekdil: Turkey: Erdogan’s Grab for Absolute Power “Islam Strengthening in Europe with the Blessing of the Church” by Giulio Meotti  •  January 29, 2017 at 6:00 […]

#Reviewing The Sterling Forest: What Happens Next In The Baltics?

Excerpt: Strategists ask few truly new questions. The best ones ask the right old questions. They stand at the modern-day overlook and see familiar landscapes. They scan what’s out there knowing only one thing for sure: that knowledge is power only if that knowledge is used. What to do? Good hypotheticals become powerful binoculars. If […]

Russia’s Security Council Turns Its Gaze To History And 1917

http://www.rferl.org/a/russia-history-distortion-information-attacks/28087105.html?ltflags=mailer RUSSIA Russia’s Security Council Turns Its Gaze To History And 1917 October 31, 2016 Tom Balmforth he Russian Revolution of 1917 is one of the events from the country’s past that could come under the remit of a proposed center for protecting against the “falsification” of history (file photo) MOSCOW — Meeting last week […]

Bulgaria Blocks Airspace for Russian Planes as Putin Boosts Involvement in Syrian War

  Bulgaria Blocks Airspace for Russian Planes as Putin Boosts Involvement in Syrian War Kremlin reportedly planning to send more troops to support Bashar al-Assad AP BY: Daniel Wiser Follow @TheWiserChoice September 8, 2015 5:15 pm Bulgaria has blocked Russian planes from flying in its airspace amid mounting concerns about an escalation in Russian support […]