Several elections are taking place in Estonia in Spring 2019, which it is why; it is prudent to analyze Russia’s possibilities of interference.
The missile accidently fired by the Spanish allied fighter jet started the propaganda machine rolling in the kremlin media within four hours. Read more!
The spy scandal that filled the Estonian media for a week did not get much coverage internationally. There were a few press releases in English in the western media and the Russian media’s coverage being minimal with more of a neutral take on it.
At the end of August, Postimees published an opinion article by Vladimir Sazonov on how Russia itself understands the information war.
Articles published in Postimees show documents revealing the daily workday of the Russian propaganda channel in Estonia. Read a summary of the facts we learned from the stories.
A study, published by Chatham House describes in detail the goals of Russian soft power, the sources of funding for activities as well as their basic rhetoric.
The joint statement by the Ministers of Justice of Estonia and Latvia on compensation for losses incurred during the occupation did not find much of a response in the Estonian media. The Russian propaganda media on the other hand responded dramatically. Read more!
Europe has been the victim of a host of Russian propaganda attacks in which countries are accused of deliberately taking the children of Russian citizens away from their homes.
Today we are going to demolish one of the most fundamental Estonian propaganda myths. How to overturn the claim that Fascism is encouraged in Estonia?
When speaking about propaganda, the story will include counterpropaganda and its necessity right from the start. There are a number of approaches to counterpropaganda – the narrowest of them considers oppositional or counterpropaganda as a propaganda-responsive activity, always activating after the fact. The more broader approach also includes proactive solutions to counterpropaganda activities, the most important of which is to raise people’s awareness.