East StratCom disinformation claim:

The European Parliament put the Russian Orthodox Church on a “Black List” and affiliated it with terrorism.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 1. December 2016

Debunk claim:

The resolution referred to in the article is about strenghtening EU strategic communication to counteract anti-EU propaganda by third parties. Not once does it mention the word Orthodox. http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?pubRef=-//EP//NONSGML+TA+P8-TA-2016-0441+0+DOC+PDF+V0//EN. Detailed debunking at Stopfake http://www.stopfake.org/bg/fejk-es-zabranyava-pravoslavieto/

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Myth Detector in Disinformation Review issue 51. The item is located at row number 22 in the report.

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