East StratCom disinformation claim:
Supporters of European integration sacrificed Jo Cox for the purpose of manipulating the masses.
Documentation for claim
Period/date: 17. June 2016
Conspiracy theory. Thomas Mair, Cox’s constituent with links to extreme rightwing, nationalist groups, has been charged with murder for the gun and knife attack on the Labour MP (http://www.politico.eu/article/uk-police-charge-thomas-mair-with-jo-cox-murder/).
Documentation for the debunk
published by European Politics, Policy, Government News – POLITICO
This information is reported by European Values Think-Tank in Disinformation Review issue 32. The item is located at row number 11 in the report.