East StratCom disinformation claim:

French president Hollande regrets Russian sanctions.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 30. August 2016

Debunk claim:

Distortion of president Holland’s speech. In fact, he said that he regrets the deterioration of relations between Russia and the European countries, not the sanctions. See http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-french-president-hollande-regrets-russia-sanctions/

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by European Values think-tank in Disinformation Review issue 39. The item is located at row number 8 in the report.

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