In the Eurasian Economic Union, the members have equal rights…

Summary

In the Eurasian Economic Union, the members have equal rights – unlike in the EU.

Disproof

The Member States of the EU do have equal rights. Decisions under "ordinary legislative procedure" are adopted via the qualitative majority, but the European Council (meeting of the Heads of Member States) mostly takes its decisions by consensus: bit.ly/2gf309A, // Further debunking here: bit.ly/2pXEX3V,

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  • Reported in: Issue 68
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 02/05/2017
  • Language/target audience: Armenian
  • Country: EU
  • Keywords: EEU
  • Outlet: armenpress.am
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The plague has broken out among Ukraine’s military in the…

The plague has broken out among Ukraine’s military in the port city of Mariupol. Hospitals are filled with soldiers suffering from tularemia, a light form of the plague. The infection is quickly becoming an epidemic and several marines have already died.

Disproof

Serhiy Zhmurko, press officer for the Mariupol military region dismissed Basurin’s claim as a complete fake. Ukraine’s Health Ministry reassures that Ukraine’s southern regions have not experienced any unusual infectious outbreaks. bit.ly/2plNaN5, . Furthermore,Tularemia is not a light form of the plague, as Mr. Basurin claims, rather it is both an animal and human disease, common among deer and rabbits and characterized by high fever and dehydration. Humans can become infected mainly through tick and deer fly bites. The source of the claim is a common source for disinformation.bit.ly/2qHxtVb,

The Malmö police is flooded with dozens of unresolved murders

The Malmö police is flooded with dozens of unresolved murders. Mostly murders with racial motives. Police are unable to keep order.

Disproof

There have been more murders than usual during the last year in Malmö. There is however no information about the motives, nor if the murders are connected. Nevertheless, there is still order in Malmö bit.ly/2pd7LIB, .