“Classifiers” is a system for categorizing disinformation messages into groups according to predefined characteristics.
The classifiers are “key” words to which variants of disinformation messages (narratives) are matched.
“Caliber” classifier. Typical variants of messages in russian news: high-precision weapon; cruise missile, which has no analogues; weapon of victory.
“Ukrainian authorities”: Kyiv regime; Zelenskyy’s government; Kyiv junta.
“Patriots of Ukraine”: Banderites; nationalists; neo-Nazis; Azovites; Kyiv army.
“Himars”: American MLRS; inaccurate and old weapons; has a short range; kills civilians.
To enhance the semantic and emotional effect, the classifiers are accompanied by a relevant video sequence in the news.