East StratCom disinformation claim:
The whole technical report concerning the MH17 case was based on false facts, rigged by Ukraine to accuse Russia. The BUK-rocket was launched from the territory controlled by Kyiv.
Documentation for claim
published by РИА Новости – события в России и мире: темы дня, фото, видео, инфографика, радио
Period/date: 28. September 2016
Conspiracy theory. The international team pinpoint a hill in farmland west of Pervomaiskyi controlled by separatists as a launch site. A statement from the JIT described its evidence as “irrefutable”, offering video footage, photographs, satellite images and recordings of tapped phone calls between rebels. http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-37495067
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Promote Ukraine in Disinformation Review issue 42. The item is located at row number 30 in the report.