Disinfo: The humanitarian crisis in Syria has been created by the…

Summary

The humanitarian crisis in Syria has been created by the EU.

Disproof

No evidence given. The crisis in Syria followed Syrian government's atrocities against its own people. // The EU, as the largest donor, has demonstrated its willingness and commitment to do what it can to alleviate the humanitarian consequences. The EU's objective is to bring an end to the conflict and enable the Syrian people to live in peace in their own country. bit.ly/1W2wBRj

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue18
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 01/03/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Syria
  • Keywords: EU, Syrian War

Disclaimer

Cases in the EUvsDisinfo database focus on messages in the international information space that are identified as providing a partial, distorted, or false depiction of reality and spread key pro-Kremlin messages. This does not necessarily imply, however, that a given outlet is linked to the Kremlin or editorially pro-Kremlin, or that it has intentionally sought to disinform. EUvsDisinfo publications do not represent an official EU position, as the information and opinions expressed are based on media reporting and analysis of the East Stratcom Task Force.

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