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Global Macro Scoreboard: Russia Election Meddling

Ahead of the first indictment in the Special Counsel's Russia Election Meddling investigation, Predata's signals correctly pointed to Paul Manafort as the target ahead of the reveal.

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The Russia Investigation: Mueller's First MoveThis week, the issue of Russian Election Meddling registered the greatest positive leap in online attention. The upswing was driven by...

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Who's Afraid of Big, Bad Zapad?

As Russia gears up for the Zapad 2017 military exercise, some neighbors are showing greater concern than others.

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Zapad 2017, a massive joint Russia-Belarus military exercise, begins Thursday. The exercise will take place in Belarus and Kaliningrad, near the borders of Poland and the Baltic st...

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As Zapad Looms, Lithuania Faces Russian Meddling Risk

Signal activity suggests Lithuania could face cyber intrusions or disinformation campaigns.

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With Zapad 2017, Russia's massive quadrennial military exercise, set to begin in Belarus September 14, a Predata anticipatory signal for Russian civil interference in Lithuania has...

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Will Russian Meddling Affect the Outcome of the German Election?

Predata analysis of Russian and German interest in election-related topics suggests Germans are tuning out the disinformation campaign.

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A month before German federal elections scheduled for September 24, Predata noted that German interest in the election, as measured by engagement with election-related social and c...

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Leçons du Passé: Understanding Russian Interference in the French Election

In the wake of substantiated claims of Russian attempts to influence elections in the United States and in France, Predata has developed a set of methodologies that can be applied to detect and monitor efforts to influence future elections.

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It would have been difficult to fault France watchers in the Kremlin for overconfidence in January 2017. François Fillon, the leading candidate in the polls at the time, was a lon...

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Global Macro Scoreboard: Under Jacinda, Labour Kiwis Can Fly

Three weeks after the 37-year-old MP became Labour leader, the party continues to dominate in digital momentum.

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Under Jacinda, Labour Kiwis Can FlyInterest in New Zealand's general election, scheduled for September 23, topped the Scoreboard this week. The lead story continues to be Labour's ...

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With Estonian Local Elections Approaching, Russian Meddling May Intensify

Risk of cyber intrusions and disinformation campaigns targeting Estonia is high

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Predata signals that anticipate non-military Russian interference in Estonia have risen to their highest levels since February, indicating heightened risk of Russian meddling in it...

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