East StratCom disinformation claim:
Following the collapse of the USSR, the West pursued a policy of Russia’s destruction but was veiled with honey words of friendship and cooperation.
Documentation for claim
published by PravdaReport: Russian news and analysis
Period/date: 20. May 2016
In 2010 the EU and Russia launched a Partnership for Modernisation. Since 2010 the EU through its Delegation to Russia has allocated EUR 7 mln for projects under the EU-Russia Partnership for Modernisation Facility (http://eeas.europa.eu/delegations/russia/eu_russia/tech_financial_cooperation/partnership_modernisation_facility/index_en.htm).
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Mark Wittfoth, student, University of Amsterdam in Disinformation Review issue 28. The item is located at row number 13 in the report.