Right after Moscow Terror, Kremlin Wages Mass Disinformation Marketing campaign


SUBSCRIBER+ Distinctive Analysis — Together with expressions of sympathy for the victims and pledges to convey the perpetrators to justice, Russia’s response to Friday’s lethal attack on a live performance hall has been an throughout-the-board marketing campaign of disinformation. The Kremlin and its surrogates put in the weekend suggesting – with no proof – that Ukrainians or Americans, or both equally, ended up to blame for the worst terrorist attack in Russia in two decades.

As soon as Saturday morning, selected points had emerged about the raid on the Crocus Concert Corridor on Moscow’s outskirts: At minimum 137 persons were dead and extra than 150 many others injured gunmen experienced stormed the arena, shot at concertgoers, and established hearth to the primary constructing the terrorist group ISK (Islamic Condition Khorasan) had claimed duty – a declare U.S. intelligence stated was legit – and the group unveiled videos taken by its operatives in the course of the attack. 

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SUBSCRIBER+ Distinctive Analysis — Together with expressions of sympathy for the victims and pledges to convey the perpetrators to justice, Russia’s response to Friday’s lethal attack on a live performance hall has been an throughout-the-board marketing campaign of disinformation. The Kremlin and its surrogates put in the weekend suggesting – with no proof – that…