East StratCom disinformation claim:

Ukrainians will not get the visa free travel to the EU that Kyiv has been negotiating with Brussels for.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 1. March 2017

Debunk claim:

Sputnik announced that Ukranians will not get the right to work in the EU. However, work visas for Ukrainians were never part of the visa free negotiations between the EU and Ukraine. The visas in question are 90- day tourist visas for the Schengen zone; work or residency visas for the Schengen zone were never part of the agreement.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Stopfakeorg in Disinformation Review issue 62. The item is located at row number 10 in the report.

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