East StratCom disinformation claim:
Ireland considers EU exit in response to Europe’s tax harmonization plan.
Documentation for claim
published by Sputnik International
Period/date: 11. July 2016
Ireland remains a fully committed member of the EU and Eurozone. In a recent poll, four out of five Irish people said its neighbour the UK was wrong to leave the EU: http://www.irishtimes.com/news/politics/four-out-of-five-irish-voters-say-uk-was-wrong-to-leave-eu-1.2712755 // The article quotes a supposed “Ireland Exit” spokesperson – but neither this group, nor its website, nor the unidentified ‘spokesperson’ could be found.
Documentation for the debunk
published by Breaking News | Irish & International Headlines | The Irish Times
This information is reported by East StratCom Network in Disinformation Review issue 35. The item is located at row number 28 in the report.