Kremlin propaganda: how does it interplay with far right politics in Europe?

European Foundation for Democracy | European Foundation for Democracy |

On 22nd June the European Foundation for Democracy hosted a policy briefing entitled: “Kremlin propaganda: how does it interplay with far right politics in Europe?”. The guest speaker was Dr. Péter Krekó, Director of the Political Capital Institute, a think-tank based in Budapest that is undertaking an extensive research study on the pro-Putin stance of radical left-wing and right-wing parties in Europe and the institutional channels of Russian influence. He has published articles on this issue in Foreign Affairs, Newsweek, OpenDemocracy and EU Observer, among others.


About European Foundation for Democracy

The European Foundation for Democracy (EFD) is a Brussels and Berlin-based policy institute that has been working with civil society, academic, governmental and other stakeholders on the prevention of radicalisation for more than a decade. Through our work with these organisations and groups, EFD’s goal is to ensure that the universal values of the Enlightenment – political pluralism, respect for individual rights, government by democracy – remain the founding precepts of European security and prosperity.

Page 1 of 11