[free-sklyarov] False story about Dmitry on Russian TV

Edmund A. Hintz ed at hintz.org
Thu Aug 9 15:41:23 PDT 2001

On 8/9/01 3:22 PM, rms at privacyfoundation.org thus spake:

>If Dmitry didn't have enough troubles already, it looks like 2 evenings
>ago a Russian TV news program made up a story that Dmitry's Moscow
>apartment was searched by police and classified Russian government files
>were found.  The story appears to be a total fabrication.  The Russian
>police, Dmitry, and Elcomsoft have now all denied the story.  It is
>unclear what the TV news program was hoping to accomplish.  The show was

I wonder how much that cost, and who paid for it...


Great way to spread FUD and run a smear campaign against the poor guy. 
I'm finding it really difficult not to drop into conspiracy mode on this 
one, it's just way too convenient...

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