European Commission boosts Ukraine financial aid in fight against Russian propaganda

16:33, 13 September 2017

Deputy Director-General of the Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations (DG NEAR) Katarina Mathernova says that the European Commission is gradually increasing Ukraine's financial support in the fight against Russian propaganda, according to an UNIAN correspondent.


Speaking at a press conference in Kyiv on Wednesday, she said that the EU provides financial assistance to the civil society sector and helps the mass media. It also increases support in the fight against Russian propaganda, she said.

Read alsoNew website launched in EU to tackle Russia’s disinformationMathernova added that the EU can help with providing resources, advise and conduct training in Ukraine.

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