East StratCom disinformation claim:

The Hague does not want to support Ukraine with EU financial and military assistance.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 12. December 2016

Debunk claim:

The text of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU includes a separate section VI, entitled “Financial cooperation and provisions on the fight against fraud.” Article 453 of the section says that “Ukraine receives financial assistance through the appropriate mechanisms and EU funding instruments. This financial assistance will help to achieve the objectives of this Agreement and will be provided in accordance with the following Articles of this Agreement.” http://www.stopfake.org/fejk-gaaga-hochet-ostavit-ukrainu-bez-deneg-evrosoyuza/ // The EU leaders have accepted the Dutch demands and adopted an annex that e.g. says that Ukraine is not granted an EU membership: http://www.reuters.com/article/us-ukraine-crisis-eu-rutte-idUSKBN14416I

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by StopFake in Disinformation Review issue 52. The item is located at row number 17 in the report.

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