Russia’s unconventional war on Ukraine is being fought largely with an unprecedented disinformation campaign on television, via online forums, and on internet media across Europe. By manipulating facts and integrating outright lies into mainstream narratives, the Russian government seeks to influence public opinion and shape Western policy. An Atlantic Council panel discussion organized with the Legatum Institute and the US Department of State will examine why these tactics are working, how they could undermine European democracy, and what can be done about it.
Watch the webcast of this discussion here on October 30 at 2 p.m. ET.