Latvia: EU to create communications team to counter Russian propaganda
Monday, February 2, 2015
The European Union will set up a special communications team to counter Russia's propaganda campaign, which will also offer objective information about processes and events, it was decided during Thursday's meeting of EU foreign ministers, according to Latvian Foreign Ministry Parliamentary Secretary Zanda Kalnina-Lukasevica.
Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics and Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov
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