Media

2018-04-16
2018-04-16

Revelations erode Uzbekistanis' trust in Russia-backed media outlets

The Kremlin's use of Facebook to influence Uzbekistanis with a malicious propaganda campaign has raised concern among social media users, while Sputnik Uzbekistan's blatant agenda has failed to resonate.


2018-04-12
2018-04-12

US-funded project to promote new generation of Kazakhstani experts

The US embassy is planning a number of events to bring about a new generation of commentators on various matters.


2018-04-05
2018-04-05

Former Afghan official falls victim to Sputnik's 'fake news'

The former head of Afghanistan's National Directorate of Security is at the centre of a recent Sputnik report that he calls 'a complete lie'.


2018-04-04
2018-04-04

Facebook deletes hundreds of accounts linked to Russian 'troll factory'

The now-defunct resources targeted readers in Russia, Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan and other Russian-language speakers around the world, Facebook said.


2018-03-13
2018-03-13

Russia's Sputnik sows lies, chaos in Afghanistan, officials say

Russian media outlets in Afghanistan and around the world routinely publish inaccurate news and exaggerations in a deliberate attempt to sow confusion -- to the benefit of the Kremlin.


2018-02-28
2018-02-28

Kyrgyz journalists learn how to cover religious extremism

International and local specialists trained Kyrgyz journalists on how to report on extremism, terrorism and intolerance.


2018-02-02
2018-02-02

Russia's declaration of victory over IS in Syria deemed 'nonsense'

Facts on the ground belie Russia's recent claim that its mission to oust the 'Islamic State' in Syria has been accomplished.


2017-12-25
2017-12-25

Militarily defeated, 'Islamic State' runs out of propaganda material

The group's latest video production relies heavily on recycled footage which experts say is a sign of a failing propaganda machine.


2017-02-28
2017-02-28

ISIL media machine begins to stall: observers

As the 'Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant' faces mounting losses, its media machine has begun to falter, Iraqi officials tell Diyaruna.


2017-01-13
2017-01-13

Kyrgyz TV helps fight extremism and terrorism

Kyrgyzstan has a Russian-language TV programme on Islam for the first time in its history.


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