East StratCom disinformation claim:

US Secretary of State nominee Rex Tillerson has named the conditions under which America would be prepared to recognize Crimea as Russian territory during his congressional confirmation hearing.

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Period/date: 11. January 2017

Debunk claim:

On the contrary, Tillerson said that Russia had no right to take Crimea. Further debunking at StopFake http://www.stopfake.org/en/fake-tillerson-names-conditions-under-which-crimea-would-be-recognized-as-russian/

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This information is reported by StopFakeorg in Disinformation Review issue 54. The item is located at row number 18 in the report.

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