East StratCom disinformation claim:

Russia is feeding the Ukrainian state where nazis are in power, a state that kills Russian people in Donbas.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 3. March 2017

Debunk claim:

The reoccuring disinformation that Ukraine is ruled by nazis is disproven by the facts. The far-right Right Sector often depicted as “fascists” or nazis by pro-Kremlin outlets gained only 1.8% of the votes, far short of the threshold needed to enter parliament. http://www.tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.2753/RUP1061-1940510502

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 61. The item is located at row number 37 in the report.

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