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Secret Czech project aims to end net neutrality in Europe

Summary of Disinformation

There is a secret project underway in the Czech Republic whose aim is to end net neutrality. Czech citizens will gradually be denied access to certain independent and/or alternative websites, thus ushering in an era of censorship.

Disproof

No evidence given, conspiracy theory about the secret plan. Net neutrality has been approved by the EU in April 2016. eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/?uri=uriserv:OJ.L_.2015.310.01.0001.01.ENG&toc=OJ:L:2015:310:TOC,

ec.europa.eu/digital-single-market/en/open-internet-net-neutrality,

 

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Reported in: Issue 114
Date: 14.06.2018
Language: Czech
Country: Europe, Czech Republic
Keywords: European Parliament, European Commission, Internet, Censorship, European values
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Aeronet
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