Disinfo: George Soros financed street riots in Hamburg during the G20…

Summary

George Soros financed street riots in Hamburg during the G20 summit: his representatives paid 150 euros a day to each participant of the protest and gave them Molotov cocktails.

Disproof

No evidence given. Disinformation about George Soros is recurring in pro-Kremlin outlets bit.ly/2p0xjU2, .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue77
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 09/07/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Germany
  • Keywords: Protest, George Soros

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