East StratCom disinformation claim:

A young member of the Democratic Party (US) was killed for providing secret documents to Julian Assange. It was not Russia who hacked the DNC.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 6. January 2017

Debunk claim:

Conspiracy theories with no evidence given. The American intelligence community concludes the DNC hacks were performed by Russia: https://www.dni.gov/files/documents/ICA_2017_01.pdf

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by Kremlin Watch (European Values think-tank), http:, wwweuropeanvalues net/kremlinwatch/ in Disinformation Review issue 53. The item is located at row number 24 in the report.

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