East StratCom disinformation claim:

Russia gave the Baltic states the freedom they dreamed of.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 18. November 2016

Debunk claim:

All three Baltic States re-gained independence as a consequence of decades long anti-Soviet resistance, non-recognition of occupation of the Baltic States de-iure by current EU members, US, Canada, Australia as well as a non-violent movements across all three Baltic states known as Singing Revolution.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Source from an EU country in Disinformation Review issue 49. The item is located at row number 2 in the report.

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