This was reported Center for countering disinformation at the National Security and Defense Council.
“Given that the Kremlin seems to have launched a “special operation” on the territory of Ukraine, and not a war, it is becoming increasingly difficult to explain to the Russians the protracted nature of the hostilities,” the CPI noted.
On April 22, the thesis that Russia is fighting the whole world was voiced by Major General of the Russian Federation Rustam Minnekaev. He compared the “special operation” on the territory of Ukraine with the Second World War. According to Minnekaev, “both then and now the whole world took up arms against Russia.”
On April 25, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said that “NATO has entered into a proxy war with Russia,” and on May 2, the head of the State Duma of the Russian Federation, Vyacheslav Volodin, proposed that the leaders of countries supplying weapons to Ukraine be held accountable as war criminals.
Russia is considering possibility of inclusion occupied territories of southern Ukraine into the temporarily occupied Crimea and its subsequent integration into the Russian economic space.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has several scenarios for may 9: he can officially declare war on Ukraine, or annex the “LDNR” and proclaim the “KhNR”.
The Russian occupiers are critically short of collaborators in the temporarily occupied territories of the Kherson region to form the administration and organize propaganda events, in particular, until Victory Day on May 9. Therefore, they send intelligence agents to the south of Ukraine and propagandists from the occupied Crimea, in an interview with the program “A Question of National Security” with Valentina Samar reported Sergey Danilovexpert at the Center for Middle East Studies.
Fear and lies – in fact, this is all you need to know about Russia’s policy both in its own and in the territories it occupies. Fear, which should fetter freedom and inspire fear of losing what is left; and lies that justify any crimes and pass off cardboard as granite, and other people’s installations as their own beliefs, writes Valentina Samar, Editor-in-Chief Center for Investigative Journalism in the article How Russia is settling in the occupied south.
At 4 am on February 24, 2022, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced a “special military operation” in the occupied Donbas. Russia launched missile strikes on Ukrainian territory and launched a direct full-scale invasion in four directions. The armed forces of Ukraine are rebuffing the enemy, the blitzkrieg plan – to capture Kyiv in two or three days – failed, the Russian army retreated from the capital. The Russian military is committing thousands of war crimes and crimes against humanity throughout Ukraine.