Informational Warfare
and Strategic Communication Laboratory

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The Second Internship program organized by LARICS and designed for those who are interested in international relations, geopolitics, strategic narration, as well as interconnected domains, took place in November 2018 until January 2019.

The LARICS Internship Program united students from various domains like sociology, economy, history, journalism, communication, political sciences, international relations and law. After the selection process, the young students were accepted in the training session. Given the characteristics of the institution, the selection searched for candidates who had abilities in strategic thinking, analysis and synthesis, willing to specialize in internal and external event analysis, under the context of the confrontations that are taking place in the media, that reached the level of informational wars with implications for Romania and its strategic partners.

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The New Generation of LARICS Experts

  The Second Internship program organized by LARICS and designed for those who are interested in international relations, geopolitics, strategic narration, as well as interconnected domains, took place in November 2018 until January 2019. The LARICS Internship Program...

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Romania-USA Comparative Research

Values, perceptions and representations of the Romanian and US population - 100 years since the Romanian Great Union and the 14 points presented by Woodrow Wilson - pdf.

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Analysis

WHAT IS POLITICAL “POPULISM” HIDING? THE EMPTY SHELL WAR

Dan Dungaciu* The today’s European war is a cultural one. The most concrete expression of this war is identitary, expressed through the political trends, tendencies and movemnets of this kind which we call using a term which can describe everthing and at the same time...

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The Fake Western expert – The Russian Propaganda’s Tool

Analysis by Mădălina Mihalache* On 21st of May 2018, the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the British Parliament published a report called “Moscow's Gold: Russian Corruption in the UK”, which represents a document that describes how British Parliamentary Members have...

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Russian Troops in Transnistria have been legitimized by the UN

Dan Dungaciu* Beyond the Transnistrian issue there are three identitery issues, three “party and state” manipulations, officially speaking, in the Republic of Moldova. The first is the existance of the Plahotniuc-Dodon binomial, publicly presented as a radical...

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Editorials

Disinformation And The Centennial Of The Great Union

By Ion Aurel Pop* In the context of the “information war,” carried out with methods more sophisticated than ever, countermeasures against unfriendly propaganda are required. Decision factors in Romania are meant -- and have the obligation -- to shed light on the truth...

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The Temple Is Collapsing With The Tools Crafted Inside It!

by ACAD. Victor Voicu* LARICS – Romanian acronym for the Think Tank of Information War Analysis and Strategic Communication – represents a success story of Ion I.C. Bratianu Institute of Political Science and International Relations, an institute which has been part...

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The Propagandistic Project: “Moldova Is Not Romania”

By George Damian Ukrainian hackers have revealed – from a pro-Russian activist’s computer operating in Minsk – a 7-page plan for creating an online shock group, with the mission of spreading pro-Russian propagandistic theses in the Republic of Moldova. Most likely,...

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The Copy-Paste Binomial Pact

Nicolae Țîbrigan* The article is about a story of two “leaders,” who occupy the political spectrum of the Republic of Moldova by force, intending to change the voting system. Both of them find themselves in a competition – secondary to sequential collaborations – and...

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