The German authorities and special services excessively control social networks and telecommunications, Wolfgang Herles, former employee of the German ZDF TV Channel said.
Fiats from the German authorities are given to the TV Channels and mass media quite often, Herles claimed, who worked as an editor of many programs of the Channel since 1996 to 2015, and was a Head of the ZDF studio in Bonn in the 1980s.
Chiefs of various editions and TV channels also often received preferences for the contest of their materials.
'Then we couldn't say anything negative about new federal states. Today we can't say anything negative about refugees. Such a governmental journalism leads to the fact, that people stop trust us,' he said in an interview to Deutschlandfunk.
Pravda.Ru reported that representatives of the Left party claimed that the Federal Office for the Protection of the Constitution and the Federal Intelligence Service (BND) recruit refugees on a 'voluntary basis' and in order to get additional data.
One more German journalist Udo Ulfkotte used to confess that he had had to cooperate even with the American CIA and German special services.
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