East StratCom disinformation claim:

Czech Ministry of interior established a new department for censorship called The Centre Against Terrorism and Hybrid Threats.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 20. January 2017

Debunk claim:

The new center is intended to monitor internal security threats, including attacks on soft targets and extremism, as well as “disinformation campaigns related to internal security.” They do not censor. http://www.mvcr.cz/cthh/clanek/centre-against-terrorism-and-hybrid-threats.aspx

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Kremlin Watch (European Values think-tank), http:, wwweuropeanvalues net/kremlinwatch/ in Disinformation Review issue 56. The item is located at row number 9 in the report.

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