East StratCom disinformation claim:

Sanctions from USA and EU are unfair to Russia since it has not showed aggression against Ukraine.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 8. September 2016

Debunk claim:

The EU has imposed sanctions on Russia and on certain entities and persons supporting Russia’s current policy and actions in Ukraine, following the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol as well at Russia’s actions destabilising the situation in Ukraine http://eeas.europa.eu/headquarters/headquarters-homepage/4082/eu-sanctions-against-russia-ukraine-crisis–frequently-asked-questions-faqs_en

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by Collected by the Research Center of the Slovak Foreign Policy Association in the framework of the Centre for International Relations’ project cofinanced by the Visegrad Fund wwwvisegradfundorg in Disinformation Review issue 40. The item is located at row number 18 in the report.

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