What you need to know early this Monday, June 5: Russia insists… Russian military announces… Russian military insists. Misinformation experts.
Your questions regarding the reliability of the information provided by the parties concerned during times of war are valid.
“Attention! Warning from Ukrainian Armed Forces Stratcom. Russian occupation forces step up their computer-psychological operations (…) By disseminating false information about the combat operations of the Ukrainian Armed Forces’ own units on Russian Telegram channels and social networks. To demoralize Ukrainians and mislead society (including their own population), Russian propagandists will spread disinformation about the counteroffensive, its directions, and losses of the Ukrainian military. Even if there is no counterattack. For these purposes, old videos and photographs showing damaged equipment, dead and prisoners have been produced. and other false documents. »
And to conclude: “We remind you that only the statements of the general staff, strategic communication structures and official spokesmen of the Defense Forces and Armed Forces of Ukraine provide reliable information. »
The Russian Defense Ministry also announced the death “250 Soldiers” Among the Ukrainian teams. Yet according to him, the Ukrainian army carried out the attack with six mechanized battalions and two tank battalions.
For his part, Vladimir Rokov, a Russian official in the occupied Zaporizhia region (southern Ukraine), said that Ukrainian forces attacked Russian positions there on Monday morning. “This morning, Ukrainian forces launched an offensive on a larger scale than yesterday (…). The situation is alarming”He quoted Official TASS agency.
As shown in the video posted by Hanna Maliar, as seen in the link in the post at 7:42 am, the Ukrainian Armed Forces have decided to keep quiet about the situation.
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