Disinfo: In the relations between Ukraine and the EU there is…

Summary

In the relations between Ukraine and the EU there is already the beginning of a crisis, which was visible in the recent Ukraine-EU summit.

Disproof

No evidence given. President Tusk stated that this summit is a good moment to celebrate the strong and deepening friendship between the European Union and Ukraine.The EU has finalised the ratification of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement. It will enter into force on the 1st of September. The provisional application of the trade part that entered into force last year has already increased trade by 25%. The fully ratified Agreement will allow to further strengthen cooperation and to deepen political association and economic integration. One month ago Ukrainian citizens were given the opportunity for the first time to travel to the European Union without a visa. bit.ly/2t7nruK,

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  • Reported in: Issue 77
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 14/07/2017
  • Language/target audience: Spain
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: EU, War in Ukraine
  • Outlet: sputnik.com
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In the movie about the Forest Brothers NATO is praising…

In the movie about the Forest Brothers NATO is praising the shameful former SS soldiers and nationalists.

Disproof

No evidence given. Nato video exists bit.ly/2tm5Jmr, , but Forest Brothers were Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian partisans who fought against Soviet rule during the Soviet invasion and occupation during and after the World War II. In the early 1950's, the Soviet forces had eradicated most of the partisan resistance in the Baltic States. Soviet authorities offered Forest Brothers an amnesty after Joseph Stalin's death in 1953. Further reading on the Forest Brothers: bit.ly/2vC2qZW, , bit.ly/2tGyRVI,

A NATO film glorifies the Baltic Nazi collaborators known as…

A NATO film glorifies the Baltic Nazi collaborators known as the ‘Forest Brothers’.

Disproof

No evidence given. Nato video exists bit.ly/2tm5Jmr, , but Forest Brothers were Estonian, Latvian and Lithuanian partisans who fought against Soviet rule during the Soviet invasion and occupation during and after the World War II. In the early 1950's, the Soviet forces had eradicated most of the partisan resistance in the Baltic States. Soviet authorities offered Forest Brothers an amnesty after Joseph Stalin's death in 1953. Further reading on the Forest Brothers: bit.ly/2vC2qZW, , bit.ly/2tGyRVI,

NATO implements its project of training the Ukrainian army to…

NATO implements its project of training the Ukrainian army to create a conflict between Moscow and Kyiv. Russia has tried to stay out of the conflict in Ukraine, but external actors try to involve them.

Disproof

No evidence given. It is not NATO that has created the existing conflict between Russia and Ukraine, it started by Russia illegaly annexing the Ukranian peninsula Crimea bit.ly/2tlA8lj, . The Office of the Prosecutor of the International Criminal Court has stated that “the information available suggests that the situation within the territory of Crimea and Sevastopol amounts to an international armed conflict between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. This international armed conflict began at the latest on 26 February when the Russian Federation deployed members of its armed forces to gain control over parts of the Ukrainian territory without the consent of the Ukrainian Government https://www.icc-cpi.int/iccdocs/otp/161114-otp-rep-PE_ENG.pdf.