East StratCom disinformation claim:

Territory of former Ukraine is Russia’s territory. Ukrainians are Russians, who have just been subject to a special psychological operation.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 15. February 2016

Debunk claim:

No evidence given.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 16. The item is located at row number 28 in the report.

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