In 2022, the European Union, in an attempt to limit the spread of Russia’s disinformation campaigns, banned RT and Sputnik News from broadcasting in the EU. Understanding the functioning of the Kremlin’s propaganda ecosystem, apart from RT and Sputnik News, is essential to address this issue. We will look at the main media in this ecosystem, their characteristics and relevant examples.

Seminar by Carlos Galán Cordero at ITEFI on January 22, 2024 at 12:00.


Graduate in Law from the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM), Master in International Relations and Communication from the Universidad Camilo José Cela (UCJC), Expert in Cyberthreats and Cyberintelligence from the Universidad Pablo de Olavide (UPO) and member of the PhD programme at the UC3M.
He has worked as a Legal Consultant in private entities and as a Legal Technician at the National Institute of Cybersecurity (INCIBE) in those areas of Digital Law that constitute his speciality: hybrid threats, disinformation, privacy and cybersecurity. Member of the European Parliament research team for the project “Strategic communications as a key factor in countering hybrid threats”, he is currently a lecturer in the Department of Security and Defence at the Nebrija University and associate lecturer at the Carlos III University of Madrid in several undergraduate and postgraduate courses related to ICT and international relations.