Russia is not fighting in Ukraine

Summary

Russia is not fighting in Ukraine.

Disproof

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.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 54
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 13/01/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, Ukraine
  • Keywords: War in Ukraine
  • Outlet: Vremya pokazhet @ Pervyi kanal (31:03)
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The US soldiers deployed to Poland are a foreign, non-EU…

The US soldiers deployed to Poland are a foreign, non-EU force placed close to the Russian borders, therefore a threat to the security of the Russian Federation.

Disproof

Atlantic Resolve is a demonstration of continued U.S. commitment to collective security through a series of actions designed to reassure NATO allies and partners of America's dedication to enduring peace and stability in the region in light of the Russian intervention in Ukraine. bit.ly/2jEo1Lt, . This is one part of the efforts to deter Russian aggression, ensure the territorial integrity of our allies and maintain a Europe that is whole, free, prosperous, and at peace," according to US Air Force Lieutenant General Tim Ray, deputy commander of US European Command bit.ly/2islnrU,

NATO is running a complex propaganda campaign against Russia

NATO is running a complex propaganda campaign against Russia. It includes several elements, like accusations that Russia interfered in the US elections; intervened in Ukraine and Crimea; threatens German elections and European democracy. An important component of the campaign is the statement about Russian involvement in the MH17 tragedy.

Disproof

The mentioned conclusions come from various credible sources, and are not originally NATO statements (although NATO agrees with the conclusions). The US intelligence agencies have concluded that Russia interfered in the US election nyti.ms/2iO7d5e, , the International Criminal Court has concluded that Russia intervened illegaly in Ukraine bit.ly/2ftv6iT, , Angela Merkel and German intelligence have stated that Russia's interference can threaten German elections and democracy bit.ly/2jPBdNu, . Russia's involvement in the MH17 tragedy has been proved by the independent investigation by the JIT bit.ly/2d980Nz, .

The European Values think-tank, as well as the Czech Centre…

The European Values think-tank, as well as the Czech Centre against Terrorism and Hybrid threats, are set to fight “wrong opinions”

Disproof

The European Values Think-Tank is a non-governmental policy institute defending liberal democracy bit.ly/2jWEAGy.The, Czech Centre against Terrorism and Hybrid threats publishes statements when a potentially harmful disinformation appears: bit.ly/2iUrVma, Setting the record straight when a disinformation, i.e. a factually wrong message, appears has nothing to do with "opinion".