The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Russia announced the blocking of Propastop on Russian territory.

The Russian Foreign Ministry’s recent announcement, which limits access within its territory to the websites of numerous Western publications, including Propastop’s website, is a significant recognition of Propastop’s years of work.

Narrative X-ray: did NATO promise Russia not to expand eastwards? 

Russia’s narrative of Western promises to limit the expansion of NATO is a sophisticated manipulation of history. This narrative isn’t just a historical footnote, but a strategic weapon. It’s aimed at preventing the expansion of NATO and legitimizing Russia’s interventions, particularly in Ukraine. However, due to Russia’s aggressive behavior, including its invasion of Ukraine, it has lost resonance in Western circles. Nevertheless, this narrative thrives as a key component of the Kremlin’s propaganda machine in Russia, perpetuating mistrust of the West and reinforcing Russia’s self-image as a victim of broken promises.

How Kremlin propaganda is trying to turn Poland against Ukraine

Although Poland’s relations with Russia have almost never been warm, according to recent surveys, only 2% of Poles view Russia positively. This sentiment is fueled by Russian attacks, and today Propastop describes the three most significant malicious narratives that Russia directs against Poland.

Runes in Modern Warfare: Ideological and Propaganda Weapon

Ancient runic symbols have once again become the focus of modern warfare, playing a key role in propaganda and ideology. Amid Russian aggression against Ukraine, these historical symbols have become tools for asserting claims of historical continuity and cultural roots. How are these symbols used in contemporary conflicts? Why have they regained popularity, and what role do they play in propaganda warfare?

Aivo Peterson received 11,507 votes: a disappointment for some, a relief for others

“Let this time have a common denominator of truth, justice, and humanity – Aivo Peterson!” urged candidate 101 in the election clip recorded in prison. However, for the Kremlin, Aivo Peterson’s election result was a disappointment, while for Estonia, it was a relief.

Candidate 101: pro-Russian Aivo Peterson running his European Parliament election campaign from custody

The “Peterson phenomenon” is causing excitement in the European Parliament elections – will Aivo Peterson achieve the same powerful result as in last year’s Riigikogu elections, and will the Center Party not be represented in the European Parliament at all due to his votes? Propastop reviews the campaign of the co-chairman of the Koos party.

Ott Järvela: The Paris Olympics prove Russia’s defeat

50 days before the start of the Olympic Games in Paris, Propastop evaluates with the help of sports journalists Ott Järvela and Raul Rebane, how these games affect the image of Russia. “Unfortunately, Russian athletes are still present in Paris, but despite this, the Paris Olympics symbolize, celebrate and prove Russia’s defeat on the sports field,” Järvela confirms.
“Russia will lose 50–70 medals due to its aggression against Ukraine, purely through its own fault,” adds Raul Rebane.