Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Vladimir Putin claims Russia ‘targeted from abroad’ by fake news on Covid-19

  • The president said the aim of such hoax stories is to spread panic among the public, while in reality the situation is not critical
  • Moscow’s charges come after the US said that ‘Russian malign actors’ were spreading disinformation about the epidemic

Topic |   Coronavirus pandemic
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE
Russian President Vladimir Putin. Photo: EPA-EFE
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