Putin Calls the Internet a ‘CIA Project’


putin1Today, Russian President Vladimir Putin said that the Internet originally was a “CIA project” and “is still developing as such.”
The comments sound paranoid, but they actually serve Putin’s aims well.

Today, Russia is leading the charge for breaking up the Internet as it currently functions by running Web traffic through servers in each respective country.

“In two years we may get a completely different Internet,” Russian investigative journalist Andrei Soldatov told BI. “It might be a collection of Intranets instead of one Internet. Actually I think it’s very possible.”

Read more: Business Insider

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  1. Maybe the CIA really loves the whole world then. G-d did not give us any thing anywhere near so good from the KGB huh? Foolish man.

  2. Best as I remember, DARPANET was a collaboration between Universities to be able to have their IT and Physics departments talk to each other. Not sure the CIA had anything to do with it, wishful thinking on his part.