Ukraine battles another Russian threat: Misinformation
Ukraine isn’t dealing just with Russian troops on its borders. It also faces a constant misinformation campaign targeting the hearts and minds of Ukrainians that it is struggling to manage.
The United States worries a false flag attack against Russia, supposedly by Ukraine, will be used by Moscow to justify an invasion. British intelligence frets over a coup plot that would put a pro-Kremlin government in Kyiv.
For those on the front lines of Ukraine’s information war with Russia, these tropes are deeply familiar. They go back to when Russia...