Tbilisi. International Society for Fair Elections and Democracy (ISFED) has revealed 34 Facebook pages that act coordinated, non-authentically and are affiliated with “Alt-Info”, an organization disseminating propaganda narratives.
“Alt-Info” calls itself an alternative source of information, while in reality it is engaged in anti-liberal, anti-immigration, anti-LGBTQI community and anti-Western propaganda”, - is stated in the report presented by ISFED, - “ISFED has revealed a coordinated action of “Alt-Info” on Facebook, through which the organization attempts to disseminate its content to Facebook users in a disguised and massive way. Currently, the main tool of “Alt-Info” is sharing of online video programs on 34 Facebook pages that are connected with it, of which 12 are openly, while 22 - covertly affiliated with “Alt-Info”. Besides 34 pages, there have been identified 25 public groups, in which “Alt-Info” news is actively shared, 7 of them are closely coordinated and covertly engage in “Alt-Info” propaganda. 22 “Alt-Info” covertly disseminating pages have a total of 365,549, while 15 officially operating pages - 157,640 subscribers. 7 closely coordinated groups unite a total of 169,734 users, while remaining 18 groups have a total of 777,679 members”.
Source: The website of the organization