The defense Ministers of Denmark and Sweden Peter Hultqvist and yort Fredericks announced the strengthening of its military cooperation to confront the propaganda and cyber attacks Russia. About it reports The guardian.
“Russia’s actions in some cases alarming. But there is also a so-called hybrid wrestling, which involves various types of cyber attacks, disinformation, and fake news are creating in society concern,” – said in a statement.
The Ministers added that “when we cannot clearly distinguish between fake news and misinformation from the truth and reality, we begin to feel increasingly insecure”.
“Both our countries in various forms have been subjected to attempts of disinformation, that’s why we want to better protect our society in this sphere. Here we will enhance our cooperation,” added the authors.
The Ministers issued a joint statement entitled “Russian fake news: a threat to our countries”.
The two Ministers pointed to the increased presence of Russian warships in the nearby Baltic sea region, which also saw several posts about the air violations by Russian military planes.
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