East StratCom disinformation claim:

Ukraine and its AZOV batallion are a nightmare for Europe – AZOV batallion burning a Dutch flag as a proof.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 2. March 2016

Debunk claim:

The flag was burned in a faked video that was debunked immediately after release, see e.g. Disinfo Review 14.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Oleksandr Nykonorov, journalist for Depoua, blogger, researcher in Disinformation Review issue 18. The item is located at row number 36 in the report.

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