Disinfo: Neo-Nazi groups and political party PARNAS are preparing a revolution in Russia

Summary

Neo-Nazi groups and political party PARNAS are preparing a revolution in Russia which might start the day after parliamentary elections, on September 19.

Disproof

Conspiracy theory. No evidence given.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 40
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 06/09/2016
  • Language/target audience: Slovak
  • Country: Russia
  • Keywords: Destabilising Russia, Elections, Nazi/Fascist

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