Disinfo: The CIA and the US State Department planned a coup…

Summary

The CIA and the US State Department planned a coup d’etat in the LPR with the involvement of the Mercy Corps. Oksana Mikitenko, employee of the organization, is a US spy.

Disproof

The so-called Luhansk People's Republic (LPR) is an integral part of Ukraine. // No evidence given for the other claims.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue30
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 10/06/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine, US
  • Keywords: Coup, LPR, CIA

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The Czech Republic would not need to face a wave…

The Czech Republic would not need to face a wave of migration if political elites had not supported the Lisbon treaty.

Disproof

The migration crisis is a direct consequence of the civil war in Syria. The Czech government agreed to take in close to 2,700 refugees by the end of 2017 from the countries most burdened by the migration crisis – Greece and Italy (bit.ly/1Oa0iRi), .