Disinfo: The Gulag was not a concentration camp but a correctional...

Summary

The Gulag was not a concentration camp but a correctional facility with developed sanitary and medical services, decent food supplies as well as access to various leisure activities.

Disproof

Historical revisionism.

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  • Reported in: Issue 28
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 22/05/2016
  • Outlet language(s) Russian
  • Countries and/or Regions discussed in the disinformation: USSR
  • Keywords: Historical revisionism
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The European Union is a continuation of Napoleon's and Hitler's...

The European Union is a continuation of Napoleon’s and Hitler’s plans.

Disproof

Repeating already debunked disinformation. The European Union was set up with the aim of ending the frequent and bloody wars between neighbours, which culminated in the Second World War. Today, it consists of 28 independent and sovereign member countries (bit.ly/1g2oBJj), .

Kiev's desire to gain control over its border with Russia...

Kiev’s desire to gain control over its border with Russia becomes the main obstacle to the implementation of the Minsk agreements.

Disproof

Every country has the right to have access to and full control over its national borders. The Ukrainian government is committed to the full implementation of the Minsk agreements and is actively participating in the work of the Trilateral Contact Group.