East StratCom disinformation claim:
In Donbass, the National Guard of Ukraine is supported by refugees from North Africa and mercenaries from the Middle East.
Documentation for claim
published by МИА «Исток». Новости Луганска и ЛНР
Period/date: 17. June 2016
No evidence given.
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 32. The item is located at row number 9 in the report.