East StratCom disinformation claim:

Ukrainian military shot at civilian targets in Makiivka – two people died and seven people were injured.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 2. November 2016

Debunk claim:

This information has been denied by the Ukrainian Armed Forces https://www.facebook.com/ato.news/posts/1336293766381426, claiming that the act was carried out by pro-Russian militants in an attemt to discredit the UAF in the eyes of the international community and local people. http://news.liga.net/news/politics/13354293-boeviki_obstrelyali_makeevku_est_pogibshie_ranen_rebenok.htm

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by EEAS Tbilisi in Disinformation Review issue 47. The item is located at row number 3 in the report.

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