The expedition of HMS Defender, rumors of Avakov’s resignation, Zelensky’s “Wall 2”. Disinformation monitor #85


The Data Journalism Agency TEXTY conducted a media monitoring of Russian disinformation topics for the period of 21 – 27 June 2021.

– Spreading rumors of Avakov’s resignation and early presidential election

– Fury over the passing of a British HMS near the Crimea

– Describing the “impoverishment” of Ukraine

– Outrage over the restrictions on Russian pop stars entering Ukraine

– Defending the Russian narrative of World War II

Learn how different topics raised by Russian disinformation have evolved over time with the interactive visualisation.

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