Sonderausschuss zu Einflussnahme aus dem Ausland auf alle demokratischen Prozesse in der Europäischen Union, einschließlich Desinformation

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INGE meeting on 10 May

11-05-2021 - 09:59
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The Kremlin's interference in democracies in the EU was the topic when Mikhail Khodorkovsky came to the INGE Committee meeting on Monday 10 May from 13.00 to 14.00. After this discussion, starting at 15.45, the committee discussed how malign actors use online platforms to spread of disinformation, manipulate the debate and harass opponents. First, the INGE Rapporteur Sandra Kalniete presented a working document on the topic. Then, there was a hearing with representatives from Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

The meeting with Mr Khodorkovsky was held in association with the AFET committee and the EP Delegation to the EU-Russia Parliamentary Cooperation Committee (D-RU). ITRE and IMCO committees were associated to the meeting with online platform representatives.

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