East StratCom disinformation claim:

NATO military exercise on the territory of Poland is in fact preparation for dividing Ukraine between its western neighbours.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 11. June 2016

Debunk claim:

Members of NATO respect Ukraine’s territorial integrity. // NATO is implementing the biggest reinforcement of its collective defence since the end of the Cold War. This is a decision taken together by all Allies in response to security challenges to the east and to the south of the Alliance.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 30. The item is located at row number 47 in the report.

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