MINSK, 5 April (BelTA) – It is important to work out strategic guidelines in conditions of the ongoing information war, BelTA learned from the newly appointed Deputy Head of the Belarus President Administration Igor Lutsky on 5 April.
The official stressed that during the appointment procedure the head of state said it is necessary to work out strategic guidelines in order to achieve results that will allow the country to move forward in conditions of the current information war.
The Internet and conventional mass media remain the top priorities. It will be necessary to systematize work in these areas and make everyone produce results in their line of work, Igor Lutsky continued.
The official also spoke about amendments to the law on mass media. The relevant bill had already passed the first reading. In his words, common approaches have been found, work on the document continues. “In my opinion, it is very important for the law to allow making decisions fast. The novelties that have been introduced will help promptly and adequately respond to the changing situation in the information field,” he stressed.
Igor Lutsky previously worked as the Belarusian information minister.