DISINFO: The European Union is controlled by the US
  • Outlet: protiproud.cz (archived)*
  • Date of publication: April 21, 2016
  • Outlet language(s): Czech
  • Reported in: Issue 25
  • Countries / regions discussed: Germany, US
European Union US presence in Europe

DISINFO: The European Union is controlled by the US


The European Union is controlled by the US because of the so-called “Chancellor Act” that makes Germany a US vassal.


Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about the US presence in Europe. Germany is a sovereign country.


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