Monitoring of topics of Russian disinformation. Issue #68


The Data Journalism Agency TEXTY conducted a media monitoring of Russian disinformation topics for the period of 8– 14 February 2021.

– Zelensky was attacked and blamed for rising utility tariffs

– Ukraine was accused of aggressive military plans

– Refusal of the Russian vaccine was compared to sectarianism and the anti-vaccination movement

– It was exaggerated that the closure of Medvedchuk’s channels had been condemned by “thousands of the world’s major media

– Zelensky was described as a president with dictatorial ambitions who, however, has no decision power

See how disinformation topics have been changing over the year in the interactive visualisation.

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