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Events in Crimea and Donbas in 2014 started because Ukraine decided to prohibit the Russian language

Summary of Disinformation

Events in Crimea and Donbas in 2014 started because Ukraine made an idiotic decision to prohibit the Russian language.

Disproof

Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narratives about the annexation of Crimea, war in Ukraine and the alleged discrimination of Russian language.

The message is intended to distract the audiences from Russia's responsibility for military aggression in Ukraine and illegal annexation of Crimea.

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Reported in: Issue 158
Date: 05.07.2019
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: Russian language, War in Ukraine, Crimea
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Vremya Pokhazhet @ Pervyi Kanal [48:49 - 49:10]
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