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Lithuania’s support for Belarusians prompt disinformation attacks

Monday, September 14, 2020

Lithuania’s support for Belarusian people protesting against Alexander Lukashenko’s regime has prompted an increase in disinformation activity, according to the country’s Defence Ministry. In August, the Lithuanian Armed Forces recorded more than 200 cases of false information targeting the country – a significantly higher number than usual. Most of the attacks were connected to the events in Belarus. One of the new narratives picked up by the Strategic Communications Department,…