Entries by DFC Team

Local elections of a local character

Local elections in Montenegro, held in three municipalities – Cetinje, Mojkovac, and Petnjica on December 5, 2021, were organized during the political and institutional crisis in the country. Disagreements between the greatest part of the parliamentary majority (the Democratic Front and the Socialist People’s Party) and the Government continued, and all attempts to reconstruct it […]

Disinfo Brief #2

Disinfo Brief is a new DFC publication that provides a monthly overview of the key disinformation, narratives, and propaganda developments that the DFC team researched and debunked to raise awareness of the issue and its extent. After 36 issues and numerous most pressing topics addressed in DFC magazine, we decided to step outside the journalism […]

Online antibodies of Prime Minister Krivokapic

The Government of Montenegro, led by Zdravko Krivokapic, has been on shaky ground since the beginning of its term. The reason for that is the lack of support from the most numerous entity of the parliamentary majority – the Democratic Front (DF). Democratic Front’s MPs have stated on several occasions that Zdravko Krivokapic does not […]

The EU does not prevent pro-Serbian parties from entering the Government

The political situation in Montenegro is quite complex. The Parliament and the Government of Montenegro have not been functioning for a long time due to disagreements between the constituents of the parliamentary majority. All attempts to restructure the Government, and the entry of the DF into the composition of the Government, have so far been […]

CCE research is not directed against Serbs

On October 25, the Center for Civic Education (CCE) presented the results of research conducted in cooperation with the Damar agency as part of the joint CG Pulse initiative. Numerous Montenegrin media published the results of public opinion polls that showed the opinion of citizens on the path that Montenegro is taking after the change […]

Disinfo Brief #1

Disinfo Brief is a new DFC publication that provides a monthly overview of the key disinformation, narratives, and propaganda developments that the DFC team researched and debunked to raise awareness of the issue and its extent. After 36 issues and numerous most pressing topics addressed in DFC magazine, we decided to step outside the journalism […]

DFC Monitoring of the Serbian media 2020/2021

This report is based on an analysis of a year-long monitoring process that lasted from October 1, 2020 to September 30, 2021, done by the Digital Forensic Center (DFC). The focus was on the Serbian media outlets, which have a great readership in Montenegro. The report seeks to identify the primary narratives about Montenegro that […]

Read the new DFC Magazine issue

The 36th DFC magazine issue presents the most important messages conveyed at the DFC 365 2021 Conference, which was organized on September 16 in Podgorica. Besides the messages from the Conference, the Magazine integrally presents the remarks of the U.S. Ambassador Judy Rising Reinke. Also, the next issue brings the summarized version of the recently […]

Russian Intelligence Services

Structural reshaping of the international order upon the end of the Cold War caused a redefinition of the Russian Federation’s political position in the new constellation of power and, in a long-term perspective, initiated a revision of the state approach to the Russian foreign policy concept. Feeling of historic humiliation with the events from the […]