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Biography

Irina Borogan a Russian investigative journalist, deputy editor of Agentura.ru, a watchdog of the Russian secret services’ activities. She is co-author with Andrei Soldatov of The New Nobility. The Restoration of Russia’s Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB (PublicAffairs, 2010), The Red Web: The Struggle Between Russia’s Digital Dictators and the New Online Revolutionaries (PublicAffairs, 2015) and The Compatriots: The Brutal and Chaotic History of Russia's Exiles, Émigrés, and Agents Abroad (PublicAffairs, 2019).

Research 

  • Security services
  • Internet censorship
  • Cyber

Latest publications

https://www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/2022-02-26/man-behind-putins-military

https://meduza.io/en/feature/2022/03/11/from-bad-intel-to-worse