Neo-Nazis Are Running Out of Places to Hide Online | WIRED

Telegram booting far right groups from their hub disproves the idea that rampant Neo-Nazi terrorist recruitment is inevitable in the internet age

Source: Neo-Nazis Are Running Out of Places to Hide Online | WIRED

The deadly fallout of disinformation – The Washington Post

How the history of Soviet disinformation after Chernobyl sheds light on our fight against covid-19.

Source: The deadly fallout of disinformation – The Washington Post

Right-Wing Media Outlets Duped by a Middle East Propaganda Campaign

Conservative sites like Newsmax and Washington Examiner have published Middle East hot takes from “experts” who are actually fake personas pushing propaganda.

Source: Right-Wing Media Outlets Duped by a Middle East Propaganda Campaign

Was ′IS′ trying to sell €1 billion worth of drugs in Europe? | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 07.07.2020

From Syria with love!

Italian authorities stunned the world by announcing the “Islamic State” was trying to ship €1 billion worth of amphetamines into Europe. But after analysts raised doubts, eyes turn to President Bashar Assad’s regime.

Source: Was ′IS′ trying to sell €1 billion worth of drugs in Europe? | Middle East| News and analysis of events in the Arab world | DW | 07.07.2020

New Stories About Russian Bounties on US Troops Raise Even More Questions | Military.com

As this story has evolved, there has been a subtle but important shift in the main actor.

Source: New Stories About Russian Bounties on US Troops Raise Even More Questions | Military.com

bellingcat – FSB’s Magnificent Seven: New Links between Berlin and Istanbul Assassinations – bellingcat

Our findings indicate that at least one, but more likely several more FSB operatives traveled to Germany to prepare and assist Khangoshvili’s assassination. These findings also strengthen the link of the Berlin murder to a previously reported “wanted list” of nineteen Soviet-born individuals, most of them of Chechen descent, which was shared by the FSB with German’s intelligence services in 2012.

Source: bellingcat – FSB’s Magnificent Seven: New Links between Berlin and Istanbul Assassinations – bellingcat

What’s New in the Unredacted Mueller Report? – Lawfare

BuzzFeed News successfully sued for the release of a version of the Mueller report with many fewer redactions. The unsealed material is a mixed bag of information that was already public and facts

Source: What’s New in the Unredacted Mueller Report? – Lawfare

Protest misinformation is riding on the success of pandemic hoaxes | MIT Technology Review

After months spent battling covid-19, the US is now gripped by a different fever. As the video of George Floyd being murdered by Derek Chauvin circulated across social media, the streets around America—and then the world—have filled with protesters. Floyd’s name has become a public symbol of injustice in a spiraling web of interlaced atrocities…

Source: Protest misinformation is riding on the success of pandemic hoaxes | MIT Technology Review