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Russian Intelligence


According to a report by Jack Watling, Oleksandr Danylyuk and Nick Reynolds for the Royal United Services Institute, Russian “tradecraft and operational security are often poor,” but there are now strenuous efforts underway to reform. The GRU is restructuring how it manages recruitment and training, and it appears to be addressing “the exposure of its personnel and their vulnerability to identification through modern analytical techniques” — including mobile phone use.