Theatricality and deception: How Russia uses ‘maskirovka’ to shake the world
by Josh K. Elliott (Feat. Julian Lindley-French)
June 9, 2018
Theatricality and deception can make a man — or a country — appear to be much more than they really are in the mind of an opponent.
The word means “masking,” and it’s a fitting name for a tactic that depends entirely on misrepresentation.