• Research Assistant, Armenia

Ani Mejlumyan

Ani Mejlumyan is a research assistant for Armenia and the broader region at the Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab and is based in Yerevan, Armenia.

Mejlumyan has over fourteen years of experience in media including investigative and conflict journalism. Mejlumyan has a master’s degree in journalism and media management from the Georgian Institute of Public Affairs.

September 2023

Russian War Report: Ukraine’s Black Sea offensive retakes oil rigs near Crimea

by Digital Forensic Research Lab

Ukrainian soldiers board what appears to be the Tavrida oil drilling rig near the waters of Crimea. Russia protests actions by Armenia.
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August 2023

How Russian pro-war Telegram channels addressed the Wagner mutiny

by Givi Gigitashvili, Ani Mejlumyan, Roman Osadchuk

Wagner-affiliated Telegram channels saw tremendous growth as some pro-war channels vacillated on which side to support
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July 2023

Pro-Russia actors target Armenia with anti-Ukraine propaganda

by Ani Mejlumyan, Roman Osadchuk

Suspicious quotes magnified by pro-Russian sources used to undermine Ukraine's reputation in Armenia
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