East StratCom disinformation claim:
French President Francois Hollande regrets the anti-Russian sanctions.
Documentation for claim
Period/date: 30. August 2016
Hollande in fact said that he regrets the deterioration of relations between Russia and the European countries, not the sanctions. He did not call for lifting the sanctions as Russia has not removed the reasons that led to their introduction: http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-french-president-hollande-regrets-russia-sanctions/
Documentation for the debunk
published by StopFake – Struggle against fake information about events in Ukraine
This information is reported by StopFakeorg in Disinformation Review issue 38. The item is located at row number 34 in the report.