East StratCom disinformation claim:
A Swiss media study has confirmed that Western propaganda is spread by three big Western media agencies, namely, Associated Press, Agence France-Presse and Reuters.
Documentation for claim
published by AC24.cz – Nejnovější články
Period/date: 14. June 2016
The quoted study exists (https://swisspropaganda.wordpress.com/der-propaganda-multiplikator/), however its authors cannot be found, neither the owner of the website that published it. // Western news agencies operate independently from national governments.
Documentation for the debunk
published by Swiss Propaganda – Propaganda in Schweizer Medien
This information is reported by European Values Think-Tank in Disinformation Review issue 31. The item is located at row number 32 in the report.