East StratCom disinformation claim:

The “conveyor of death” will stop, when the authorities of Ukraine are changed radically.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 17. April 2016

Debunk claim:

Repeating already debunked disinformation. The war in Eastern Ukraine is a consequence of Russian military aggression (http://www.atlanticcouncil.org/publications/reports/hiding-in-plain-sight-putin-s-war-in-ukraine-and-boris-nemtsov-s-putin-war). The Ukrainian army in Eastern Ukraine is defending the country’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and citizens (https://www.kyivpost.com/article/content/ukraine-politics/eu-says-ukraine-has-right-to-defend-its-sovereignty-and-territorial-integrity-355192.html).

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 24. The item is located at row number 15 in the report.

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