Disinfo: By refusing to adopt a UN statement on Churkin Ukrainian…

Summary

By refusing to adopt a UN statement on Churkin Ukrainian diplomats went against international protocol and ethics.

Disproof

There was a statement, and a moment of silence to honour Churkin. bit.ly/2muLBwq, . Ukrainian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maryana Betsa said that Ukraine did not block anything. She said that "a statement was issued for the press, as has been done in such cases in the past. There haven’t been many such cases. But there was no precedent for a separate political statement.”

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 60
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 21/02/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: Vitaly Churkin, UN
  • Outlet: Russia Today (RT)
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The current Ukrainian government has a plan of drowning Ukraine…

The current Ukrainian government has a plan of drowning Ukraine in blood.

Disproof

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Most of the Ukrainian weapons are sold to Russia

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Disproof

Polish translation of the vesti-ukr.com disinformation mentioned above.