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    How to restructure political economy (And why it has to be done)

    How to restructure political economy (And why it has to be done)

    Posted on 6 October, 2022

    Political economy is a social science that studies production of economic wealth, trade (of goods and services), and distribution of income as well as their relationship with the political and legal system. Moreover, it is the study of the manner in which economic theories affect different socio-economic systems as well as the creation and implementation of public policy.  Like many other social scientists, I agree with Kurt Lewin’s assertion that there is nothing as practical as a good...
    Espionage Goes On

    Espionage Goes On

    Posted on 25 August, 2022

    With this essay, I continue my research into the history of espionage and intelligence in general. In the first part of this research project, which was published by R-Techno Ltd on 15 August 2022, I discussed important aspects of the thought and the actions of Sun Tzu, Alexander the Great, Sir Francis Walsingham, Christopher Marlowe, Daniel Defoe, Cardinal Richelieu, and Benjamin Franklin in the fields of espionage and intelligence in general. You can download and read that essay in the...
    A Practical Course of HUMINT for Private Intelligence

    A Practical Course of HUMINT for Private Intelligence

    Posted on 16 August, 2022

    “A Practical Course of HUMINT for Private Intelligence” by President of R-Techno Intelligence Agency Roman Romachev has finally come out. The book describes technologies for investigating information in the private intelligence sector. This is a unrivaled work, which highlights the entire process from a holistic perspective: search for a source of information, legendizing, psychological profiling, development of the first contact approach, lie detection technologies, HUMINT manipulation...
    Pioneers Of Espionage: Profiles Of Some Of The First Spymasters

    Pioneers Of Espionage: Profiles Of Some Of The First Spymasters

    Posted on 15 August, 2022

    Introduction The field of intelligence studies, as an academic discipline, has served as a conduit through which the calibration of foreign policy, the history of war, the history of diplomacy, the development and decline of empire, and the restructuring of the international system in general have been subjected to new methods of inquiry and analysis. Furthermore, the field of intelligence studies is intimately related to business and economic policy (business intelligence being an...
    Two years ago today, the private intelligence company R-Techno set up the "Laboratory of information and hybrid warfare"

    Two years ago today, the private intelligence company R-Techno set up the "Laboratory of information and hybrid warfare"

    Posted on 13 May, 2022

    The objectives of the Laboratory have become even more relevant during Russia’s special military operation in Ukraine. Among them are: system-based training of highly-qualified personnel in mounting information and hybrid warfare, including operations intended to seize initiatives on a strategic and tactic level; development of a system approach to combat information and hybrid warfare on a national and international level; organization of studies in this field (combating...
    Andrei Manoilo: Lukashenko's position on CSTO is an example for other member states

    Andrei Manoilo: Lukashenko's position on CSTO is an example for other member states

    Posted on 3 February, 2022

    Belarus faced an enormous pressure on its sovereignty and independence in 2020. And now the onslaught continues. An important event is ahead - the referendum. If the Belarusian people show their unity, they will vote for an updated Constitution so that the country could maintain its independence and sovereignty.  That opinion was shared by Russian political analyst Andrei Manoilo with the channel Belarus 1.    Andrei Manoilo , political scientist, professor at Lomonosov Moscow State...
    The Dialectic Of Rational Dynamicity: Strategic Philosophy And Philosophy Of Strategy

    The Dialectic Of Rational Dynamicity: Strategic Philosophy And Philosophy Of Strategy

    Posted on 9 September, 2021

    Often policy-makers and, in general, decision-makers do not lack advise or information; they are in many respects overwhelmed by advice and information. They do lack analyses, syntheses, and mainly criteria on which to base judgments. In the absence of suitable analyses, syntheses, and standards, all advice tends to become equivalent, and, ultimately, pragmatism and factionalism prevail. The dilemma of policy is not so much that it cannot act on what it has defined as useful and...
    Modern-Day Information Warfare and Hybrid War Operations

    Modern-Day Information Warfare and Hybrid War Operations

    Posted on 17 June, 2021

    Author: Andrey V. Manoilo – 09/06/2021 Abstract Objective. A study of the latest practices (forms, methods, tools, and technologies) of information operations, specificities of their hybridization, as well as the newest forms and methods of counteroperation. Procedures and Methods. The increasing militarization of the information space leads to changes in the views toward forceful methods of changing the geopolitical balance. This, in turn, results in genuine technological...
    Russian hackers broke into the systems of the United States Department of the Treasury and Department of Commerce

    Russian hackers broke into the systems of the United States Department of the Treasury and Department of Commerce

    Posted on 16 December, 2020

    The Russian Embassy in the United States has already called the accusations against Moscow baseless. They recalled that Vladimir Putin offered to restore bilateral relations in the field of international information security, but Russia did not receive a response from the United States According to Reuters and the Washington Post, Russian hackers broke into the systems of the US Department of the Treasury and the National Telecommunications and Information Administration, a division of...
    Modern diplomacy, Info-warfare and Venezuela

    Modern diplomacy, Info-warfare and Venezuela

    Posted on 21 July, 2020

    By Andrey V. Manoylo End of August 2019 the United States was in the epicenter of a large scale international scandal. The cause of the scandal was failure of a covert operation of the American intelligence service which aimed to ensure penetration of its secret agents in the inner circle of Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro (with the purpose of his subsequent ousting from the presidential post). As a result of the unexpected panic which Bogota CIA (Central Intelligence Agency)...

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    How to restructure political economy (And why it has to be done)

    6 October, 2022

    Political economy is a social science that studies...

    Espionage Goes On

    25 August, 2022

    With this essay, I continue my research into the history...

    A Practical Course of HUMINT for Private Intelligence

    16 August, 2022

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