Not a single Russian federal TV channel interrupted its scheduled program to report on anti-corruption protest rallies that took place in Moscow and dozens of cities across the country, which involved thousands of people, and ended up with mass detentions…
Spokesman of the political movement ‘En Marche!’ led by presidential candidate of France Emmanuel Macron accused Russian media Russia Today and Sputnik of interfering in the course of the presidential election campaign.
British journalist of The Times and The Sunday Times, Max Tucker received a call from Russian state-owned TV channel Russia 24 with an offer to participate in a propaganda scheme. He recorded the call and published it on SoundCloud.
U.S. intelligence issued a report on Russia’s intervention in presidential election in the United States.
Russia’s intervention in the elections is proven, but it’s hard to assess how much it influenced voters, said the Director of National Intelligence James Clapper.
Such a statement was made by Russian economist, journalist, former official of Russian Presidential Administration, Mikhail Khazin during a meeting of the club “Russian Outlook”.
TV channel RussiaToday will receive additional 1.22 billion rubles (approx. $20 million – RRT) for “creation, development, maintenance and distribution of a television channel in French”.
State Duma deputies Valery Rashkin and Irina Rodnina stated that FIFA 17 promotes homosexuality, and the game to be evaluated for compliance with the law regarding the protection of children from the propaganda of nontraditional sexual relations.
A Polish journalist was punched in the face on Russian television after saying that “Ukrainians want to live like normal people, not in shit, like you [in Russia].”
The European Parliament adopted a resolution which accused Russia of trying to divide Europe, and called the activities of state media propaganda that is aimed at EU destabilization.