Here’s how Moscow’s pretend information machine tried to intervene with the French elections | EUROtoday

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In this episode of Truth or Fake, Vedika Bahl outlines how the Russian disinformation machine tried to intervene with the current French legislative elections, in addition to the way it tried to impersonate actual French media – together with a earlier episode of this very present – to unfold falsehoods. Called “Operation Matryoshka,” it is motive is to submit pretend content material mimicking actual media and ask the retailers to confirm it, diverting journalists’ consideration and saturating inboxes.