The Embassy argued with Obama about the Russian disinformation

WASHINGTON, 16 APR – RIA Novosti. The Russian Embassy in the US argued with the ex-President of the United States Barack Obama on “Russian disinformation”.

Previously, Obama retweeted a link to the article, the New York Times, where it was argued that Russia extends to the Internet, misinformation about the epidemic and blames them of American scientists that supposedly create the viruses on purpose to harm the world. Obama added: “Democracy depends on having informed citizens and social solidarity. Here’s a look at how misinformation can spread on social networks and why it can damage our ability to respond to crises”.

In the Russian Embassy with the ex-President did not agree.

“Very simple — no Russian intervention or campaign of disinformation was not. This is just another publication of low – level,” the Embassy stated.

the Latest data on the situation of COVID-19 in Russia and the world presented on the portal stopmanager.of the Russian Federation.