Supporting Terrorism Online
23 June 2021
Pro-Kremlin media using the image of unrest in the United States to conduct information operations that benefit pro-Russian forces in Ukraine and Belarus. They discredit genuine protest movements and justify violence by security forces, censorship and restrictions on freedom of speech.
The Maidan threat has become the central narrative of pro-Kremlin media propaganda. In propagandists’ hands, the Euromaidan events have become a universal scarecrow that is used in case of protests.