East StratCom disinformation claim:

There is no democracy in the Czech Republic. The appeal to President Miloš Zeman to “stop spreading lies” is a sponsored activism

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 1. November 2016

Debunk claim:

There is no evidence of the appeal being backed by a foreign entity. http://www.rozhlas.cz/zpravy/domaci/_zprava/ustante-v-sireni-hrubosti-a-lzi-vyzvali-zemana-bartoska-s-dykem-zalozili-vybor-na-obranu-demokracie–1664238 and http://www.economist.com/media/pdf/DEMOCRACY_INDEX_2007_v3.pdf

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by Kremlin Watch (European Values think-tank), http:, wwweuropeanvalues net/kremlinwatch/ in Disinformation Review issue 46. The item is located at row number 75 in the report.

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