Number of engagements connected to the clearly anti-EU articles

Topic: Disinformation
Source: Influence of Russian Disinformation Operations – Specific examples in data and numbers, by European Values
Type: Problem
Sub type: Prevalence of disinformation
Years: 2016
Geographical: United Kingdom
Method: Data collection
This bar graph, from the think tank European Values, illustrates the high number of engagements connected to clearly anti-EU articles connected to the Vote Leave campaign and to RT and Sputnik. This illustrates the high level of engageent Russian disinformation organizations had in the UK in the months leading up to Brexit.