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Report on Chinese disinformation campaigns in Europe alarms European Parliament

By Konstantin Zigar on Monday, May 4, 2020

Political groups within the European Parliament have expressed concerns over Chinese authorities pressuring the European External Action Service. Unofficial information suggests that because of Chinese influence a report on disinformation spread by sources linked to China has been softened. These Chinese sources continuously praise steps taken by Beijing in fighting the Covid-19 pandemic; Beijing, however, argues that it itself is the real victim of disinformation. There are ongoing discussions in…