Disinfo: Belarusian sportsmen will carry both Belarusian and Russian flags during…

Summary

Belarusian sportsmen will carry both Belarusian and Russian flags during the opening ceremony of the Paralympic games.

Disproof

"That is a wrong information, we do not want to mix sports with politics," - Oleg Shepel, head of the Belarusian paralympic committee: bit.ly/2cjrblg,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 38
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 23/08/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, Belarus
  • Keywords: Doping
  • Outlet: baltnews.lv
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George Soros is financing programs that work to weaken the rule of law

George Soros is financing programs around the world that “all work to weaken the ability of national and local authorities in Western democracies to uphold the laws and values of their nations and communities and to hinder free markets.”

Disproof

No evidence for the accusations given.

George Soros established the Open Society Foundations to help countries make the transition from communism. See here for more information.