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Russia accountable for 72% of foreign disinformation operations: study |
As the paper highlights, information and communications technologies (ICTs) have created novel opportunities for foreign governments to use social media to influence politics in a range of countries by promoting propaganda, advocating controversial viewpoints, and spreading disinformation. The report describes a new database of foreign influence operations (FIEs) defined as coordinated campaigns by one state to impact …