EU steps up fight against disinformation

The EU fears being put on the defensive by disinformation and manipulation from Russia. The foreign ministers now want to take countermeasures – with a new toolbox, they decided on Monday at the Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels. The EU Commission and Josep Borrell, the EU’s High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs, were tasked with drafting this “hybrid toolbox” to counter threats, which are summarized under the acronym FIMI (“Foreign Information Manipulation and Interference”).

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Decision Brief to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the Europe.Table? Log in now

Related

    Latvia and Estonia leave 16+1 format
    EU Commission criticizes EV passage in US climate package
    ESA chief: current energy crisis small compared to climate change
    IEA and OPEC present different oil demand forecasts