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DPR has returned Avdiivka under its control.

Summary of Disinformation

DPR has returned Avdiivka under its control.


Avdiivka has never been under separatist control, the town is part of free Ukraine and under the control of the Ukrainian armed forces. Zvezda then declared that Ukrainian military had resumed shelling Avdiivka, when in fact it is the Russian supported separatists that have been incessantly firing at the town in recent days: bit.ly/2kiu6QH,

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Reported in: Issue 57
Date: 31.01.2017
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: Avdiivka, War in Ukraine, DPR
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: TV Zvezda
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