Step by step: what arguments is Russia using this year to mislead the Baltics?
Mārcis Balodis (Delfi LV)
Part of D2.4 of the EU-funded project with the ID 118471,
coordinated by the University of Tartu (UTARTU).
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine on February 24th last year has altered its longstanding efforts to influence the information landscape of Latvia and the Baltic States through disinformation campaigns. This report highlights the central themes in these campaigns, ranging from accusations of widespread Russophobia to portrayals of Western countries as intellectual concentration camps. These narratives serve the Kremlin’s objectives of influencing public opinion and advancing its regional interests.