Sweden revived action guidelines for crisis situations

In the beginning of 2018, the Swedish Civil Contingencies Agency (MSB) issued a leaflet entitled ‘Om krisen eller kriget kommer’, or „ If Crisis or War comes“ giving instructions for action in the event of a crisis or war, where daily routines may no longer work.

Riho Ühtegi’s hawkish words resound in the Kremlin media

The words of Estonian officials have caused a flood of articles in the Russian media: already the fourth similar event in recent months. Propastop sees a definite pattern forming behind the scenes.

What is psychological defence?

The Propastop library in July introduced „ Psychological Defence of Estonian Security Policy as in the approach of its architects’ “, a 2015 Master’s degree thesis by Taavi Narits, a student at the Academy of Internal Affairs.

The resilience capabilities of Eastern and Central European countries

At the beginning of the summer, the Ukrainian Foreign Policy Council, „Ukrainian Prism“ published a large study on the resilience capabilities of Eastern and Central European countries to Russian influence activities and based on the results of the study put together a comparative index (disinformation resilience index).

Russia-related networks in Estonia Part 4.

We added a group to our chart whose underlying motive is to blame Estonia as a supporter of fascism.

The Press Council did not find the propaganda channel justified in its claim

Sputnik Eesti, who appealed to the Press Council on stories published in ERR, Postimees and Õhtuleht in April was found not to be justified in its accusations by the monitoring organization. The Council ruled against the plaintiff finding that the three media channels had not violated the Estonian Code of Ethics for Journalists.

Where you able to find the right answer?

We are revealing the correct solution to the week old blog image-solving game today. Read more about how to identify the address of the shown photo.

Where there are doers, there are watchers – OSINT

Over the recent years and above all since the handling of Ukraine and Syria by Russia, the gathering of information from open sources has come to the attention of the public and conclusions made on the basis of them or the rejection of Russian false examples.

Where is this photo taken?

In honour of Midsummer Day, we are organizing a magazine picture game that Propastop readers can play. Can you identify the address of the house in the wintertime photo?

Winners and Losers in the Babchenko case

The critical material published by the Kremlin on the staging of the murder of journalist Arkadi Babtšenko and the media operation that followed has raised a lot of opposing opinions.