T0081.007 "Identify Target Audience Adversaries"

Tactic stage: TA13

Summary: An influence operation may identify or create a real or imaginary adversary to center operation narratives against. A real adversary may include certain politicians or political parties while imaginary adversaries may include falsified “deep state”62 actors that, according to conspiracies, run the state behind public view.


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