THE CASPIAN REGION:Politics, Economics, Culture

Scientific journal

The five-day war or falsification as the primary method of information war

2013. 4, pp. 320-326

Aliev Aygub A.  - Student, Astrakhan State University, 20 Tatishchev st., Astrakhan, 414056, Russian Federation,,

The article analyzes the role of falsification applied in the framework of the information war the belligerents. An assessment of the role of mass media in the lighting business events in the period of confrontation of the parties. Work is executed on the basis of the examination of the conflict of August 2008, also known as the five days war.

Key words: Russia,South Ossetia,Georgia,the information war,falsification,mass media