Robert from the Swedish Helsinki Committee earlier spoke about how the KGB (yes, they are still called that) in Belarus sent SMS’s out to dissuade potential dissidents from demonstrating by saying there was a bomb where they planned to meet. Whilst the KGB’s tactics didn’t entirely succeed, it powerfully illustrates the issues around information and communication technology.

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