East StratCom disinformation claim:
More than 30 Ukrainian soldiers have deserted in the last week.
Documentation for claim
published by МИА «Исток». Новости Луганска и ЛНР
Period/date: 14. January 2017
No evidence given. The information comes from the Head of LNR Militia Colonel Oleg Anaschenko in the well known pro-Kremlin outlet “Miastok”.
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 55. The item is located at row number 4 in the report.