How Russia Legitimizes Occupation

How Russia Legitimizes the Occupation

👎Most of the democratic world has condemned the illegal occupation of Crimea and still continues the non-recognition policies, which the recent summit of the Crimea Platform only reaffirmed.Russia, however, persists in its attempts to legitimize the annexation of Crimea by involving various tactics and policies, among which:🔸assimilation policy;🔸colonization strategy;🔸attempts to attract Western businesses;🔸inviting marginal politicians;🔸militarization of the peninsula.We explore the Kremlin’s playbook when it comes to legitimizing its aggression in our new video, watch and share:Ukraine Сrisis Media Center Euromaidan Press UkraineWorld InformNapalm Foreign Policy Council "Ukrainian Prism" EU vs Disinformation Fundacja INFO OPS Polska DFRLab Political Capital (HU) GlobalFocus Center Myth Detector Atlantic Forum Disinfo_Digest Bezpečnostní centrum Evropské hodnoty Instytut Nowej Europy ICDS-International Centre for Defence and Security Georgian Institute for Security Policy GISP Stratpol - Strategic Policy Institute Estonian Center of Eastern Partnership Wilson Center

Posted by Hybrid Warfare Analytical Group/UCMC on Thursday, September 2, 2021

Most of the democratic world has condemned the illegal occupation of Crimea and still continues the non-recognition policies, which the recent summit of the Crimea Platform only reaffirmed.Russia, however, persists in its attempts to legitimize the annexation of Crimea by involving various tactics and policies, among which:

  • assimilation policy;
  • colonization strategy;
  • attempts to attract Western businesses;
  • inviting marginal politicians;
  • militarization of the peninsula.

We explore the Kremlin’s playbook when it comes to legitimizing its aggression in our new video, watch and share: