East StratCom disinformation claim:
Europeans are very loudly calling for strong leaders like Putin, who can carry out unpopular policies in order to stop the current crisis. Now, the Europeans are faced with a choice: follow traditional cooperation with the US or breach it and cooperate with the Great Russian Empire.
Documentation for claim
Period/date: 24. October 2016
No evidence for these “very loud calls” given.
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 46. The item is located at row number 14 in the report.