East StratCom disinformation claim:
The USA needs the “civil war” in Ukraine in order to divert attention of the world community from its debt.
Documentation for claim
Period/date: 16. October 2016
There is no “civil war” in Ukraine. There is an aggression of Russia against Ukraine. The US, as well as the EU, are trying to bring the conflict to the end.
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 45. The item is located at row number 12 in the report.