Skip to comments.How Putin uses KGB-style "active measures"
Posted on 04/10/2014 1:45:12 PM PDT by Berlin_Freeper
The global crisis over Ukraine is bringing much-needed attention to what North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen calls "Russian propaganda and disinformation," a campaign of deliberate lies and distortions emanating from Moscow which attempts to control the narrative over what is happening on the ground.
At the same time, the lack of an effective U.S. response has reminded experts in the field of "information warfare" that U.S. government efforts to counter "active measures" were mostly dismantled at the end of the Cold War.
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I am still amazed that Russia Today gets quoted here when it is way more anti-US, Israel, and Western Europe than Al Jazeera or Iranian Press TV.
EVERY ONE MUST READ the book “Disinformation”!
Don’t care. We have our own premiere zer0 and his head of out own KGB Holder.
I wish the folks of the Ukraine well (I have a feeling they would rather be part of Russia anyway).
But We have our own tyrants to fry.
“propaganda and disinformation,” a campaign of deliberate lies and distortions emanating from Moscow which attempts to control the narrative over what is happening on the ground.”
Does OFA work for Putin now?
Obama is a bigger threat to America than Putin is. At least Putin tried to warn us about the Boston bombers.
Sounds exactly like what our government does all day every day.