East StratCom disinformation claim:

Ukrainian Nazis Dance on Russian Ambassador’s Grave in New York.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 21. February 2017

Debunk claim:

No evidence given. In fact, Pavlo Klimkin, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and UN Security Council President for February, proposed a moment of silence in memory of Vitaly Churkin, Permanent Representative of the Russian Federation, the day after he died. Churkin was also honoured in a press statement, as is the normal procedure http://bit.ly/2muLBwq, http://www.un.org/press/en/2017/sc12724.doc.htm

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Promote Ukraine in Disinformation Review issue 60. The item is located at row number 13 in the report.

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