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Europe was responsible for the mass famine in the USSR

Summary of Disinformation

The USSR mass famine was caused by Europe, which forced Moscow to pay for imports only with grain; the West is also responsible for the Holocaust because it banned Hitler from paying with Reichsmarks for imports provoking the Nazis to mass murder the Jews to get their gold.

 

Disproof

Conspiracy theory. The USSR regime was responsible for the mass famine, including Holodomor in Ukraine in the 1930s. 17 states recognized  Holodomor as an act of genocide against the Ukrainian people: USA, Argentina, Australia, Canada, Columbia, Czech Republic, Estonia, Ecuador, Georgia, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Mexico, Paraguay, Peru, Poland, and Slovak Republic.The Holodomor was recognized as a tragedy or crime against humanity in various resolutions adopted by international organizations: OSCE, PACE, Joint statement to the UN General Assembly, European Parliament. http://mythdetector.ge/en/myth/three-lies-about-holodomor-ukraine. The Nazi regime was responsible for the Holocaust.

 

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Reported in: Issue 87
Date: 07.11.2017
Language: Russian
Country of Origin: USSR, The West, Germany
Reported by: Pavel Spirin, former journalist
Keywords: Holocaust, Holodomor, Historical revisionism, The West, Nazi/Fascist
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Vecher s Vladimirom Solovyovym @Rossia-1’ TV-channel, 35:15
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