MOSCOW, February 22. /TASS/. Announcements on a number of commercial radio stations in Russia’s regions about an alleged air raid alert are untrue, the Russian Emergencies Ministry said on Wednesday, stressing that this was the work of hackers.
"The Russian Emergencies Ministry reports that this information is fake news and contradicts reality. Please be sure to follow reports from official sources," the statement said.
The ministry said that as a result of the hacking attack on the servers of a number of commercial radio stations in some parts of the country, an announcement was made about an alleged air raid alert and the threat of a missile strike.