Disinfo: The EU cancelled visa requirements for Russians: from 17 April,…

Summary

The EU cancelled visa requirements for Russians: from 17 April, Russian nationals can travel to the EU without visas.

Disproof

Russian citizens need to be in possession of a valid visa to enter the Schengen area (bit.ly/1VG2sKA), .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue25
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 11/04/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia
  • Keywords: EU, Visa liberalisation

Disclaimer

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Disproof

The disinformation message refers to an article, published on Bloomberg in October 2015. There George Soros mentions that the plan of his foundation is to uphold European values and to ensure the protection of refugees. He does not say anything about the European states' identity or their destruction: bloom.bg/1S4HQJx,

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Disproof

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