East StratCom disinformation claim:
Russia gave the Baltic states the freedom they dreamed of.
Documentation for claim
published by Первый канал: Новости. Видео. Телепрограмма. Прямой эфир
Period/date: 18. November 2016
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
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.