East StratCom disinformation claim:
Migrants from the Middle East and Africa attacked and sexually harassed people in Frankfurt during New Years Eve celebration.
Documentation for claim
published by EUportál – Evropská unie – politicky nekorektní průvodce
Period/date: 12. February 2017
The news about attack in Frankfurt, originally presented by German tabloid Bild, was based on false testimonies. Bild itself recognized that it was mistaken (unlike the disinformation oriented outlets which continue spreading this false information):http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/bild-frankfurt-cologne-sex-attack-migrants_uk_58a4407de4b03df370dbef93
Documentation for the debunk
published by UK News and Opinion – The Huffington Post United Kingdom
This information is reported by Collected by the Prague Security Studies Institute (PSSI) within the framework of the Centre for International Relations‘ project co-financed by the Visegrad Fund in Disinformation Review issue 59. The item is located at row number 6 in the report.