Disinfo: A young Ukrainian girl was not allowed to participate in…


A young Ukrainian girl was not allowed to participate in an embroidery show because of the dark colour of her skin.


Untrue. The little girl was not barred from participating in the school show during Ukrainian embroidery day (bit.ly/22sQd4r), .


  • Reported in: Issue 28
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 20/05/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: State oppression


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