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If Poroshenko wins elections, Ukraine will turn into a banana republic and hands of Western puppet masters will be fully unleashed

Summary of Disinformation

The West counts on Petro Poroshenko winning a second term as president since he is a convenient candidate. With him Ukraine will complete its turn into a “banana republic” and the hands of the Western puppet masters will be fully unleashed.


Conspiracy theory with no evidence given. Consistent with recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation about the West meddling in the Ukrainian elections. For more cases see here.

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Reported in: Issue 140
Date: 09.03.2019
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: election meddling, Petro Poroshenko, Elections, The West
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Izvestia Glavnoe @ Channel 5 (31.27 - 31.40)
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