Yevhen Fedchenko, director of the Kyiv Mohyla School of Journalism and co-founder of the website StopFake.org, supported the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in banning Russian most popular social networks. On his Twitter Yevhen Fedchenko said, “If #Ukraine implement this - this is would be the greatest contribution to protection of info soveregnity of Ukraine. Ever. Right anf timely". Besides Fedchenko called Russian social networks instruments of war that spread propaganda, hate speech, and war mongering. “They should be discontiued -temporaly of course)”, he added.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has imposed sanctions on several leading Russian social networks and search engines, ordering access to the sites to be restricted or blocked entirely in Ukraine. Read more here.