East StratCom disinformation claim:

The demoralized Ukrainian army prepares a military coup in the country. Nazis are governing Ukraine.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 7. March 2017

Debunk claim:

No evidence for this conspiracy given. // 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 Prague Security Studies Institute (PSSI) within a project co-financed by the Visegrad Fund and led by the Centre for International Relations (CSM) in Disinformation Review issue 62. The item is located at row number 25 in the report.

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