Russia sows distrust on social media ahead of German election – POLITICO

Press play to listen to this article A video on YouTube alleging anti-vaccine conspiracy theories in Germany was viewed more than a million times. A Facebook post promoting a local far-right political party was shared by tens of thousands of people. A Twitter message attacking a leading politician ahead of the country’s upcoming election was… Continue reading Russia sows distrust on social media ahead of German election – POLITICO

Close ally of Kremlin critic Navalny appears on social media after reports of fleeing Russia

Lyubov Sobol, a Russian opposition figure and a close ally of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, speaks with journalists after a court hearing in Moscow, Russia April 15, 2021. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva MOSCOW, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Lyubov Sobol, a prominent ally of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny, appeared on social media on Thursday after what she… Continue reading Close ally of Kremlin critic Navalny appears on social media after reports of fleeing Russia