Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko decided on 16 May to block access in Ukraine to several Russian websites. This is a measure aimed against Kremlin-controlled tools of influence on Ukrainian society, writes James Wilson.
It could also be a double edged sword as blocking internet access is a tool often employed by Russia itself, and is easily circumvented. But it is a sad truth that Russian media today is very good at creating stories, inventing threatening facts, spreading fear, doubt, bias and suspicion. Action is long overdue. Russian propaganda uses all the tools in the black PR kit box. Hundreds of millions …read more
Source: EU Today