The New Paper

March 8, 2021

US officials accuse Russia-linked online publications of vaccine disinformation

US officials accused four online publications linked to Russian intelligence of spreading disinformation about coronavirus vaccines, including those made by Pfizer and Moderna. The disinformation campaigns were revealed by the State Department’s Global Engagement Center, which was established in an effort to counter “foreign state and non-state propaganda and disinformation efforts.”
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