East StratCom disinformation claim:

Islamic radicals are flocking to Southern Ukraine

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 25. October 2016

Debunk claim:

Director of the Center or Middle Eastern Studies Ihor Semzvolos called these claims complete nonsene, stating there was not a grain of truth in these allegations, made by Russian Duma deputy Ruslan Balbek. http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-islamic-radicals-flocking-to-southern-ukraine/

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by StopFake in Disinformation Review issue 46. The item is located at row number 24 in the report.

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