Such a measure promised by the Minister of culture Vladimir Borodyansky.
The Minister of culture, youth and sports Vladimir Borodyansky said that the provisions in the bill about the misinformation will remain active until such time as the Ukrainian territory will not be returned.
“And right now we want to interpret the term “misinformation”, that is, information that distorts the public opinion and harm the national interests. This concept must be filled with substantive content as well as criteria so that it was impossible to abuse. We are a hybrid of the war. We were attacked, we must defend ourselves against misinformation in such a way that it was impossible to distort public opinion,” he said.
The politician also answered the question of why is taken by many laws and measures that are not in Europe. According to him, due to the fact that our country is at war. This includes rules on disinformation, which will operate as long as Ukrainian territory will remain occupied.
In the party “servant of the people” want to add to the legislation of the terminology associated with information warfare.
As you know, November 6, Minister of culture Vladimir Borodyansky has announced that it will introduce a bill on criminal responsibility for journalists.
Also on 8 November the President Zelensky issued decree No. 837, which instructed the Cabinet of Ministers until December 31, 2019, to submit to the Verkhovna Rada a draft law on regulation of activity of media in accordance with the requirements and standards of the news.
The rating of countries with the most rigid censorship. The majority of these conflict-ridden States or hostages of the historical process.