East StratCom disinformation claim:

The US ambassador to Russia took part in a protest to commemorate Boris Nemstov.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 26. February 2017

Debunk claim:

The image has been altered: John Tefft is standing exactly the same way in a photo published on 22 April 2015 in the Moscow Times. https://crosscheck.firstdraftnews.com/france-en/

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Crosscheck in Disinformation Review issue 61. The item is located at row number 13 in the report.

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