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Members of Azov shelled the separatist controlled village of Bezimenne on 9 May, Victory Day, as proven by a video of the event.

Summary of Disinformation

Members of Azov shelled the separatist controlled village of Bezimenne on 9 May, Victory Day, as proven by a video of the event.

Disproof

All the footage in this video, including that used in Sladkov’s report, comes from a video put out by the “Azov media” YouTube channel entitled “Azov’s legendary field gun ‘Babushka’”. It was posted on 23 November 2015 (bit.ly/2tfv0QP).

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Reported in: Issue 75
Date: 02.07.2017
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: War in Ukraine, Azov Battalion
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Vesti Nedeli @ Rossiya 1 (40:26)
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