Disinfo: The German pro-Kremlin journalist Hubert Seipel and his positive view…

Summary

The German pro-Kremlin journalist Hubert Seipel and his positive view of Putin defines the view of almost all the European and American audiences.

Disproof

The impact of Hubert Seipel's movies, interviews and book "Putin: Innenansichten der Macht" is exaggerated. His interview with Vladimir Putin on 14th November 2014 was sharply criticized in some German outlets. bit.ly/1W7pGue, . The alternative biographies of Putin are also well known. bit.ly/2dUQLj7,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 44
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 08/10/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, US, Germany
  • Keywords: Vladimir Putin, Europe
  • Outlet: NTV
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The Czech Television use brutal propaganda and manipulation to influence the election

The Czech Television use brutal propaganda and manipulation to influence the election.

Disproof

Czech Television acts in accordance with the law on public services in the area of public broadcasting and Czech Television Code, which was approved by the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament on 2 July 2003. Violations of impartiality and independence are subjected to the Board of the Czech television. CT provides independent and impartial news, pre-election and election broadcasts corresponding to predetermined rules. bit.ly/2dWqUrk, . The Czech republic ranks as number 21 in the world on the World Press Freedom Index. bit.ly/1YGtJug,

Germans trust Russia more than the US in the context of TTIP

Germans trust Russia more than the US in the context of TTIP, according to Angela Merkel.

Disproof

RT are referring to a high level event of the Federation of German Industries (BDI) where Merkel held a speech, in which she did not say that Germans trust Russia over the US, but hinted at the idea that the opposition to TTIP could be politically motivated by anti-Americanism.

Lithuanian intellectuals suggest awarding Putin with Nobel Peace Prize “for…

Lithuanian intellectuals suggest awarding Putin with Nobel Peace Prize “for his outstanding contribution to the preservation of stability in the world and a clear position in strengthening international diplomacy.”

Disproof

No evidence given. The "intellectuals" are not named. Only reported in pro-Kremlin media.