Telegram: the Russian messaging app at the heart of a major influence operation in Ukraine

Telegram, the Russian anonymous social media giant of Pavel Durov, is the conduit for a massive pro-Russian influence operation over Ukrainian politicians, an investigation by texty.org.ua journalist Liubov Velychko has revealed. The investigation prompted a flood of harassment of Ms. Velychko, indicating that it struck a raw nerve with its objects. Texty’s piece suggests it’s … Continue reading Telegram: the Russian messaging app at the heart of a major influence operation in Ukraine