Disinfo: Wolfgang Herles, former head of ZDF: German authorities administer a…

Summary

Wolfgang Herles, former head of ZDF: German authorities administer a brutal censorship over the media.

Disproof

Wolfgang Herles claimed that German media are too close to the government and they are following a political agenda: dailym.ai/20eqM3W,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 14
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 01/02/2016
  • Language/target audience: Hungarian
  • Country: Germany
  • Keywords: Wolfgang Herles, Information war

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Disproof

Disinformation with origins in 2013 targeting the Russian-speaking community and aiming at supporting traditional family values and staving off Western social influences. Read the study of Re:Baltica: bit.ly/1oSjlUM,