Czech journalist chosen for European team to counter Russian propaganda

A Czech journalist, Jakub Kalenský, has been selected to join the team being put together by the European foreign policy chief to counter Russian propaganda, the Czech News Agency reported citing the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The new team is being put together at the European External Action Service, the department headed by European representative for foreign affairs ,Federica Mogherini. EU leaders decided in March to challenge what was described as Russia’s misinformation campaign. Kalenský has been working for the business daily Hospodářske Noviny.

Author: Chris Johnstone