According to Turchynov, the hybrid campaign waged by Russia against Ukraine includes not only hostilities at the forefront, but also economic, cybernetic and other destructive components, Censor.NET reports citing the NSDC press service.
"War of propaganda is one of the most dangerous elements of the hybrid warfare," he said adding that the Kremlin had perfected the technology of hybrid offensive: "Russian TV channels come first with the Russian tanks following them."
The NSDC secretary stressed that the purpose of today's event was to attract public spirited, proficient, and highly intelligent representatives of civil society to the fight against the Russia's aggressive propaganda.
International Information Consortium Bastion NGO was created last June. The consortium's objective is to counter the Russian propaganda, join efforts to monitor the information space, to identify and counter the false reports spread by the Russian and pro-Russian media in order to distort certain events.