TASHKENT, March 27 (Itar-Tass) — Russia's security agencies intend to work out adequate measures to counteract foreign secret services’ activity in the worldwide web, the first deputy director of the federal security service (FSB), General of the Army Sergey Smirnov, said on Tuesday.
According to Smirnov, the events of the Arab Spring and other revolutions on Africa's Mediterranean cost showed that all these countries had encountered that phenomenon and the use of the resources available in the blogosphere.
“The situation shows that this problem is crucial not only to us, but to all member-countries of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation. They experience similar pressures,” Smirnov said.
“It is very important to devise countermeasures against such activities by various Western secret services,” Smirnov said.