East StratCom disinformation claim:

In one of the European countries, a migrant was acquitted by court in case of raping a 10-year-old boy, because he did not speak the boy’s language and did not understand he refuses him.

Documentation for claim


published by Unknown

Period/date: 31. October 2016

Debunk claim:

Vladimir Putin repeated a fake story of Pervyi Kanal that had been debunked before: http://us11.campaign-archive2.com/?u=cd23226ada1699a77000eb60b&id=df2d65b2d6

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 46. The item is located at row number 66 in the report.

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