The Kremlin urged its agents in Western Europe to conduct information and psychological operations aimed at covering up new war crimes.
The Russian Federation* is preparing to conduct a fake news information campaign with the participation of the German far-right Alternative for Germany (AfD) party.
This is reported by the Robert Lansing Institute.
It is noted that against the backdrop of the fiasco of Russian intervention on Ukraine and destabilization about situation in Russia, the Kremlin called on its agents in Western Europe to conduct information and psychological operations aimed at covering up new war crimes committed by Russians in the Kharkiv region of Ukraine to discredit Kyiv and its allies in order to stop providing military assistance.
“ Moscow believes that Germany is most exposed to its influence due to economic ties between the Russian and German elites, as well as due to some politicians who are actively exploited by Russian intelligence. Members of the Alternative for Germany party are lobbying the interests of Russia most actively,” the article says.
early 2019. In September of this year, it became known that some deputies representing this political force were planning to visit Donbass occupied by Russia on September 20-28, 2022 under the auspices of Russian military intelligence, which coordinates work with the AfD.