East StratCom disinformation claim:

In 2016, there will be terror attacks in Crimea. The leader of the Crimean Tatars Dzhemilev and Turkish President Erdogan will receive so many guns they will turn Crimea into new Chechnya. Dzhemilev already received 3,000 ISIS fighters. Soon, these fighters will enter Crimea, which is organised by American “hawks” and by the European Parliament – Yegor Kvasnyuk from Russian Institute of Strategic Studies (body established by the Russian President).

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 6. February 2016

Debunk claim:

Repeating older disinformation with no supporting evidence.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 14. The item is located at row number 46 in the report.

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