East StratCom disinformation claim:

In its pursuit of world dominance, the United States is planning to wipe out all Slavic nations according to the so-called “Harvard Project.”

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 12. March 2016

Debunk claim:

The “Harvard project” was a Harvard University research project in the 1950s. Its aim was to examine the economic and political order of the Soviet Union (http://hcl.harvard.edu/collections/hpsss/about.htmlbit.ly/1UdJSsW).

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by European Values Think-Tank in Disinformation Review issue 20. The item is located at row number 12 in the report.

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