George Soros was responsible for the order to shoot Russian…

Summary

George Soros was responsible for the order to shoot Russian paratroopers during the conflict in former Yugoslavia.

Disproof

No evidence given. It is an often repeated disinformation in pro-Kremlin outlets that George Soros and his foundation is behind the refugee crsisis - or any other crisis, as we have described before bit.ly/2p0xjU2, .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 73
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 16/06/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Yugoslavia
  • Keywords: George Soros
  • Outlet: ‘Mesto vstrechi’ (14:47)
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US funded laboratories in Armenia have a military purpose and…

US funded laboratories in Armenia have a military purpose and are dangerous for Armenia since biological weapons may be produced there.

Disproof

Reoccuring disinformation. The laboratories are funded by the “Threat Reduction Agency” of the US Department of Defense. One of the aims of the agency created in1991 is prevention of spread of biological weapons and hazards. The agency has been cooperating with Armenian authorities since the year 2000 when the Armenian and US governments signed the Agreement on Cooperation in the Area of Counterproliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction.bit.ly/2tnt8oZ,

A US B-52 bomber accidentally dropped a B-61 nuclear bomb…

A US B-52 bomber accidentally dropped a B-61 nuclear bomb on a town in Lithuania, causing an apartment building to be engulfed in flames according to the U.S. Department of Defense.

Disproof

This is a fabricated story. The video that accompanies the claims appears to be from a fire in Lithuania in January 2015. Further debunking by the DFRLab bit.ly/2tEIYL0, .