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A Ukrainian army tank crushed a civilian car with three passengers in southeastern Ukraine, as confirmed by deputy defense minister and defense spokesman of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic Eduard Basurin.

Summary of Disinformation

A Ukrainian army tank crushed a civilian car with three passengers in southeastern Ukraine, as confirmed by deputy defense minister and defense spokesman of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic Eduard Basurin.

Disproof

The residents of the town however could not confirm such an incident had taken place and the local police called the event fabricated. No photographs have been found of the alleged accident, there is no mention of such an incident in social media and OSCE monitors have not recorded such an event in their daily reports. bit.ly/2gZMHAY,

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Reported in: Issue 52
Date: 08.11.2016
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: War crimes, DPR
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Vesti.ru
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