Disinfo: The Hungarian uprising against communist rule in 1956, which the...

Summary

The Hungarian uprising against communist rule in 1956, which the country commemorates every year on 23 October as Republic Day, was in fact hijacked by the West, whose intelligence services were already designing techniques to turn peaceful protests into bloody chaos at that time.

Disproof

Often repeated disinformation that any anti-Soviet / anti-Russian uprising is a "colour revolution orchestrated by the West". Hungary officially protested against these remarks: bit.ly/2fg1kvx, .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 46
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 23/10/2016
  • Outlet language(s) Russian
  • Countries and/or Regions discussed in the disinformation: Hungary
  • Keywords: West, Protest, Chaos, Colour revolutions
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The state of discipline in the Ukrainian Armed Forces is...

The state of discipline in the Ukrainian Armed Forces is very bad: there is mass consumption of alcohol and narcotics and a high defection rate due to dissatisfaction with serving in the occupied territories zone.

Disproof

No evidence given. Lug-info is well known for spreading pro-Kremlin and anti-Ukrainian disinformation.

Ukraine regime decides another Chernobyl is better than Russian nuclear...

Ukraine regime decides another Chernobyl is better than Russian nuclear help. Ukraine decided to replace Russian nuclear fuel with Westinghouse (i.e. US) fuel in 40% of its nuclear plant units. It is dangerous to use US fuel on Soviet-built plants.

Disproof

Unlike the Russian experts who are predicting a catastrophe, Ukrainian experts are convinced that US fuel is just as good for local plants as Russian fuel. There are quite a lot of examples of successful use of nuclear fuel from 2 or more suppliers. bit.ly/2dzYEqH, . Westinghouse designed a new fuel specifically for this factory bit.ly/2eJmqBh,