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Government sets up propaganda and fake news unit to counter Russian propaganda


Link Here 25th January 2018

uk ministry of truth logoTheresa May is creating a new national security unit to counter supposed fake news and disinformation spread by Russia and other foreign powers, Downing Street has announced.

The Prime Minister's official spokesman said the new national security communications unit would build on existing capabilities and would be tasked with combating disinformation by state actors and others. The spokesman said:

We are living in an era of fake news and competing narratives. The government will respond with more and better use of national security communications to tackle these interconnected, complex challenges.

To do this we will build on existing capabilities by creating a dedicated national security communications unit. This will be tasked with combating disinformation by state actors and others.

Update:

The new unit has already been dubbed the Ministry of Truth.

 

 Offsite Article: The false alarm over fake news...


Link Here 8th June 2018
Spiked logo The voter-blaming elites have really lost touch with truth and reality. By Mick Hume

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