Authorized the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation for human rights Konstantin Dolgov on the first day of the week at the Symposium of the OSCE in Vienna said that the myth about Russian propaganda is used for "Stripping" information space from the Russian media.
"Reasoning about Russian propaganda is propaganda. This is an example of imposition, against which today actively played Mrs. Mijatovic (OSCE representative on freedom of expression Dunja Mijatovic) ", - RIA "news" words Dolgova.
Authorized the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation has noticed that so a number of Western countries, and also solved the very real task of "mopping-up" of the information space, to remove Russian competitors with the information field and to address their specific, narrow geopolitical objectives. Remember, 20 March, the head of the European Council Donald Tusk told the head of the Brussels diplomacy Federica Mogherini By June to prepare a plan to counter Russian "disinformation" in coverage of the conflict in Ukraine. On the same day the embassies of the EU countries in Brussels was sent a job description, which stated that a key task of contraproductive will be " correcting and verifying facts misinformation/myths ". Among the duties of what was then called the regular update of information about the EU through key messages, articles, editorials, newsletters, and infographics with emphasis on the benefits of the Eastern partnership and the preparation of press materials in the Russian language. By June, the EU set up a special group to combat Russian propaganda, headed by a former employee of the Czech newspaper Hospodarske noviny Jakub Kalensky. European external action service (EEAS), which will operate special group of five experts, considered candidates submitted by all member countries of the European Union. Mandatory conditions were University degree, experience in journalism and knowledge of languages - English, French, But most importantly - Russian. To work Experts will be in Brussels. Among these tasks more effectively promote the activity of the bodies of the European Union, including strengthening EU presence in global media. But mainly all Employees of a special task force will be actively studying Russian media.