News

Russian TVs Hacked On Victory Day Spread Anti-War Message

Russian television programming was hacked on Victory Day with anti-war messages.

Messages like “The blood of thousands of Ukrainians and hundreds of their children is on your hands,” “TV and the authorities are lying” and “No to war” flashed across screens of those with smart TVs as Russian President Vladimir Putin was making Victory Day remarks, celebrating the Soviet Union’s defeat of Nazi Germany.

The hack affected major Russian networks such as Russia-1, Channel One and NTV-Plus.

Subscribe!

A week of political news in your in-box.
We find the news you need to know, so you don't have to.

In his speech, Putin drew parallels between the Soviet Union’s fight against Nazi Germany to Russia’s current invasion to “de-Nazify” Ukraine.

The identity of the hacker is unknown.

Rose Carter

Recent Posts

Koch Network Pulls Funding For Nikki Haley’s Campaign After Repeated Losses

Americans for Prosperity Action, a conservative super PAC funded by the billionaire Charles Koch, has…

2 days ago

Supreme Court Set To Hear Presidential Immunity Case

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court decided it would hear former President Donald Trump's appeal for…

2 days ago

Protest Vote Over Biden’s Israel Policy Could Pose Big Problems For The President

President Joe Biden easily won the Democratic Primary in Michigan on Tuesday. But the organization…

3 days ago

Biden & Trump Triumph In Michigan Primaries But Major Weaknesses For Both Are Exposed

President Joe Biden and former President Donald Trump both easily claimed victory in their respective parties'…

4 days ago

Trump Trounces Haley In South Carolina Primary

On Saturday, Donald Trump logged another primary victory when he defeated former U.N. Ambassador Nikki…

5 days ago

Trump Challenges Biden To A Debate After Refusing Nikki Haley’s Challenge

Former President Donald Trump has eagerly challenged President Joe Biden to a debate. “We should…

1 week ago