Natalia Dobrovolskaya. Team EU ' counter-propaganda will start its work in September, said Catherine ray, the official representative of the head of EU diplomacy Federica Mogherini.
"As to this question, according to the conclusions of the March European Council on a strategy of communication on Eastern partnership, we have created a team within the European external action service (EBU) to work on it. They will start work in September. They are fully operational, " said ray, answering the question when he's working Team on counter-propaganda.
in March, EU leaders instructed Mogherini to the June summit to prepare a plan to counter the "Russian disinformation" in coverage of the conflict in Ukraine. Before Mogherini said That the European Union States is working on a strategic communication to counter the "propaganda of the Russian language" not only in the Eastern partnership region or in Russia, but also in the EU.
at the end of June Mogherini presented to the member countries of the Union proposals on strategy to counter the propaganda.
first European online edition citing a draft document, which ended up in his possession, said a Team of experts of the EU ' counter-propaganda can become fully effective by September, she will prepare information materials for the EU leadership, press services, delegations and member countries of the EU.