East StratCom disinformation claim:

Ukraine asked the United States to spread the Ebola virus among proRussian separatists in Donetsk.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 3. February 2017

Debunk claim:

Conspiracy theory, no evidence given. Illogical accusation, given the fact that the United States has done more than any other country to help West Africa defeat the Ebola crisis. https://www.usaid.gov/sites/default/files/documents/1866/west_africa_ebola_fs11_06-24-2016.pdf

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Pavel Spirin, former journalist in Disinformation Review issue 57. The item is located at row number 32 in the report.

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