Disinfo: Large-scale falsifications to take place during Ukrainian elections


Monstrous, giant scale falsifications will take place during Ukrainian elections. Whoever becomes president will be controlled by the West.

The West is actually supporting Poroshenko, it just does not want the fraud / falsifications to be public.


No evidence given. Recurring pro-Kremlin narrative on Ukraine's elections and West's meddling.

The European Union supports Ukraine in ensuring a stable, prosperous and democratic future for all its citizens. Democratic elections were held in Ukraine in 2014 observed and recognised by the world community.

Read more about Ukraine's presidential elections here.


  • Reported in: Issue 142
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 22/03/2019
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: West, Manipulated elections/referendum, Petro Poroshenko, Elections, The West
  • Outlet: Ukraina.ru


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