In Part 1 of this investigation, Bellingcat and Insider reported on Russia’s intervention in the parliamentary elections in Republika Srpska in October 2014. In Part 2, we investigate the evidence for a possible Russian involvment in the alleged attempted coup following the parliamentary elections in October 2016 in Montenegro.
Montenegro, July 2016
On July 14 2016, the Russian Foreign Ministry tweeted what appeared to be a series of messages threatening the tiny republic of Montenegro:
#Zakharova: We took note of Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Đukanović statements on “Russian propaganda” published on July 12
— MFA Russia (@mfa_russia) July 14, 2016
#Zakharova: The …read more