Official Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov called absurd reports that the Russian state media was ordered to pay less attention to the figure of the President of the United States Donald trump. His words on Friday, February 17, the correspondent “Tapes.ru”.
“It’s complete nonsense. The fact that the TV and our media totally independently determine their editorial policy, and this assertion — another fake news”, — said Peskov.
He also added that the Kremlin does not keep track of the proportions in which illuminated one or another political figure.
“Moreover, you do know that absolutely all sources of information, whether it be television, Internet, radio, Newspapers and whatever, everything is available. Therefore, in this case the palette is wide and the choice is huge”, — he added.
Previously, the Agency Bloomberg, citing three sources familiar with the matter, reported allegedly received from the Kremlin in the editorial state media has to stop covering the activities of three “servile” manner.
On 16 February, commenting on reports by Western media about the US plans for a ground operation in Syria, Peskov urged to be careful with information coming from unnamed sources. A Kremlin spokesman indicated that “the information field that is full of stuffing”, it is difficult to determine where the truth and fiction.
February 15, the official representative of Russian foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova told about the intention to create a project to combat fake news. His presentation is scheduled for February 22.
Phrase of Donald trump turned to CNN correspondent, “You are fake news” (“fake news”), recently has been used by politicians to characteristics of unreliable from their point of view news.