Disinfo: Hungarians living in the Ukrainian region of Transcarpathia were declaring…

Summary

Hungarians living in the Ukrainian region of Transcarpathia were declaring autonomy and the Ukrainian Security Service was detaining and persecuting the activists involved.

Disproof

Repeating disinformation already debunked before. This time, with faked signs that the Union of Hungarians living in Ukraine declared to be a provocation: bit.ly/2sNduCb,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 71
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 19/05/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Hungary, Ukraine
  • Keywords: Secret services, Transcarpathia

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