The interior Ministry warned the media about the responsibility for false information in the Network

the Agency has prepared a video, which tells of the prosecution of the so-called culprit who staged shoot video footage, which deliberately distorted data on the spreading of coronavirus, and also discredited the employees of internal Affairs bodies. “In a video includes the most resonant “prank” the last time”, – said the interior Ministry.

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the interior Ministry reminded that the dissemination in the media and on the Internet “deliberately false public interest information under the guise of reliable reports creating a threat of violation of public order and security,” provides for administrative liability.

it stressed that provocative actions in public areas the creators of such materials may be subject to liability under the article “Hooliganism” of the Criminal code of the Russian Federation.

“the Russian interior Ministry urges citizens to be attentive to published on the Internet and messengers of information, to rely on official sources”, – said the Agency.