East StratCom disinformation claim:
In 2014, the UN gave Russia the right to seize Ukraine.
Documentation for claim
published by Politonline.ru
Period/date: 17. January 2017
The story is based on the fact that Viktor Yanukovych sent a letter to the UN asking Russia to send its troops to Ukraine. That is not a UN approval for an invasion: http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-un-gives-russia-right-to-seize-ukraine-in-2014/
Documentation for the debunk
published by StopFake — Опровержение фейков российской пропагандой
This information is reported by StopFakeorg in Disinformation Review issue 55. The item is located at row number 17 in the report.