Psy-ops (psychological operations) is a term to describe methods in war that alter the perceptions and thinking of the targeted population—be it an individual, a group, or even a whole country.
The invasion of Ukraine started long before missiles were fired or Russian troops crossed the border.
In 2022, invasions are launched in the digital sphere. They breach our information, news, and social media bubbles to deceive, demoralize, and divide before the tanks ever roll in.
How is the proverbial ‘snake in the grass’ using the Russia-Ukraine conflict to breach the boundaries of America and its allies?
And what can the small island nation that has withstood its assaults for generations teach us about winning this battle?