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Food riots and social unrest might be inevitable in Ukraine if food ration cards will not be introduced.

Summary of Disinformation

Food riots and social unrest might be inevitable in Ukraine if food ration cards will not be introduced.

Disproof

The story links to an economist who actually talks about introducing a program similar to the US food stamp program, should Ukraine discontinue subsidies and price regulation on certain foodstuffs. The American food stamps program helps poorer families with their food purchases. Further debunking at Stopfake. bit.ly/2mkY6OF

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Reported in: Issue 63
Date: 11.03.2017
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: Economic difficulties
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Russia Today (RT)
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