Posts published in Day: June 13, 2021

90 new Covid cases on Sunday

Sunday, June 13, 2021

On Sunday, June 13, Latvia recorded 90 new cases of Covid-19 infection, according to the Disease Prevention and Control Center (SPKC). The total number of cases detected since the start of the pandemic now stands at 136,030.   Of 6,466 tests carried out in the past 24 hours, 1.4% were positive, down on Saturday’s 2.0% rate. The 14-day cumulative infection rate per 100,000 inhabitants continued to decline, from 159.6 Saturday to 154.9 Sunday. Five more deaths were…

NATO STRATCOMCOE wants to explain

Sunday, June 13, 2021

The Rīga-based NATO Strategic Communications Center of Excellence (STRATCOMCOE) has a new series of videos online in which various experts explain key concepts from the world of strategic communications, cybercrime, propaganda and other allied areas. Available on the center’s  YouTube channel  , each video gives a brief overview of a particular concept, with titles including “Manipulation of social media”, “5G networks and deepfakes” and “What is information laundering?” You can…