Disinfo: Americans preparing a revolution in Donbas

Summary

Americans preparing a revolution in Donbas. Washington curators of Petro Poroshenko regime suggested an effective, from their point of view, way to reclaim uncontrolled territories. They proposed to create a “revolutionary situation” in the republics.

Disproof

No evidence given.

Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about US and its relations with Ukraine.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 126
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 19/11/2018
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, Ukraine, US
  • Keywords: EU, Eastern Ukraine, War in Ukraine, Donbas
  • Outlet: Utro.ru
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US conspiracy against a Russian in Interpol

The US plotted against the Russian candidate for the Interpol’s presidency.

Disproof

No evidence given on any secret plot. The article refers to a joint public statement made by several U.S. Senators opposing the possibility of a Russian heading the International Criminal Police Organization, or INTERPOL. It is not a conspiracy to express publicly a position regarding a candidate. For background see Polygraph.info.

This is a recurring pro-Kremlin conspiracy theory about US.

US to splatter blood on Ukraine to prevent the improvement of EU-Russia relations

The US is ready to splatter blood on Ukraine in order to prevent the improvement of EU-Russia relations. From the very beginning of the war in  Donbas, the United States made significant efforts to draw Russia into direct hostilities.

Disproof

No evidence given. Recurring pro-Kremlin conspiracy theory about the US.

UNGA Resolution 68/262, which condemned Russia's illegal actions in Ukraine, was supported by 100 United Nations member states. Only 10 states opposed it.

US transforming Ukraine into a kamikaze again

Ukraine is being transformed into a kamikaze by the US, it consented to suicide for the sake of geopolitical and economic interests of the United States.

Disproof

No evidence given. Recurring pro-Kremlin narrative about Ukraine.

Ukraine is a sovereign state with a legitimate government recognized by all the the UN members. Its independence is respected by international actors, such as EU and US.