DISINFO: Europe hopes "banderovtsy" would gain the power in Ukraine and the...
  • Outlet: regnum.ru (archived)*
  • Date of publication: June 18, 2017
  • Outlet language(s): Russian
  • Reported in: Issue 73
  • Countries / regions discussed: Syria, Ukraine, Russia
Syrian War

DISINFO: Europe hopes "banderovtsy" would gain the power in Ukraine and the...


Europe hopes “banderovtsy” would gain the power in Ukraine and the Russians would disappear from the country. Syria, respectively, should be governed by the Islamists.


No evidence given. The EU is cooperating with the democratically elected leaders of Ukraine. In Syria, the EU supports the Global Coalition, aimed at further degrading and defeating Da'esh.


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