East StratCom disinformation claim:

The Czech Ministry of Interior launched „a group for censorship“ to fight with alternative portals (referring to the Centre against Terrorism and Hybrid Threats).

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 1. December 2016

Debunk claim:

The aim of the Centre against terorism and hybrid threats in this field is to monitor the development of disinformation campaigns, to propose legislative or field countermeasures and to spread awareness of the public and expert society (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 50. The item is located at row number 44 in the report.

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