Eastern Ukraine ceasefire ends because of Kyiv

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  • Reported in: Issue 106
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 26/04/2018
  • Language/target audience: Hungarian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: Donetsk, Eastern Ukraine, War in Ukraine
  • Outlet: Bal-rad
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Novichok, which poisoned Sergey Skripal and his daughter Julia, was produced and patented in the US

Representative of Russia in the OPCW Alexandr Sulgin brought a document from the Patent and Trademark Office, which serves as evidence that novichok was manufactured and patented in the US. According to him, in the Google.patents.com search engine, according to the keyword “Novichok”, over 140 patents issued in the US linked to the use and protection against toxic substance A-234 can be found.

Disproof

No evidence given. The Russian MFA Spokesperson Zacharova previously stated that Novichok could have come from Great Britain, Slovakia, Czech Republic or Sweden. The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Sweden forcefully rejected her statements, and so did the competent authority on the topic in Sweden (the Swedish Defence Research Agency). https://www.svt.se/nyheter/utrikes/ryssland-giftet-som-anvandes-mot-skripal-kan-ha-kommit-fran-sverige Later on, the Russian ambassador to Sweden stated that it was "a guess" without any facts supporting it https://www.svt.se/nyheter/utrikes/ambassadoren-backar-efter-giftutspel

Also the Czech Foreign Minister Martin Stropnicky on Saturday denied Moscow's accusation that the nerve toxin used against a former Russian double agent and his daughter in southern England came from the Czech Republic. https://mobile.reuters.com/article/amp/idUSKCN1GT0ML?__twitter_impression=true

White Helmets are the classic propaganda action of the US-UK-Israel coalition

White Helmets are a logistical and propaganda Syrian branch of Al Qaeda. It is a group of terrorists who support ISIS and sometimes participate in the execution of soldiers of the Syrian army.

Disproof

12 snipers from Lithuania and Georgia arrived in Donbas

12 snipers from Lithuania and Georgia arrived in Donbas to fight for the Ukrainian forces.

Disproof
Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation since 2015 on foreign mercenaries euvsdisinfo.eu/disinformation-cases/?text=&disinfo_issue=&disinfo_keywords%5B%5D=77165&date=,

Instructors of the Lithuanian Armed Forces have been contributing to the training of Ukrainian soldiers since August 2015. The military mission in Ukraine was launched to deliver training to the Armed Forces of Ukraine. Lithuanian soldiers do not take part in combat actions of the Antiterrorist Operation (ATO) in Eastern Ukraine. kariuomene.kam.lt/en/military_insignia/news_1889/soldiers_serving_in_lithuanias_training_mission_in_ukraine_rotate.html,

Further debunking by Delfi: ru.delfi.lt/news/live/prorossijskie-separatisty-ne-skromnichayut-snova-ischut-litovskih-snajperov.d?id=77792685,