East StratCom disinformation claim:

Euromaidan was a coup sponsored by the EU, carried out by nazis and idiots. The French government is a totalitarian regime – Igor Druz from Russian Institute of Strategic Studies (body established by the Russian President).

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 3. February 2016

Debunk claim:

Repeating an already debunked disinformation. // For claims about France, no evidence given.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 14. The item is located at row number 38 in the report.

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