Disinfo: The Kherson Oblast (neighbouring Crimea) is full of drunk Ukrainian...

Summary

The Kherson Oblast (neighbouring Crimea) is full of drunk Ukrainian soldiers firing from heavy weapons.

Disproof

No independent reports support these claims.

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  • Reported in: Issue 10
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 09/01/2016
  • Outlet language(s) Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: Kherson, War in Ukraine
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American mercenaries, who are helping Ukrainian army, get drunk in...

American mercenaries, who are helping Ukrainian army, get drunk in Mariupol, then bully local residents.

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No evidence given. The photograph used in the article was used for similar purposes last August by another pro-Kremlin site rusvesna.su: bit.ly/1n7P8Qs, and by Komsomolskaya Pravda itself in September 2014: bit.ly/1Zarij4. // The local details used in the fake story are false as well: bit.ly/1N2urKJ,

Finnish social workers have taken a child into custody because...

Finnish social workers have taken a child into custody because his mother is a Russian; Finnish Ministry of Health and its officials are recommended to pursue Russian parents, it is a business based on Russophobia – says human rights activist Johan Bäckman.

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Johan Bäckman is no human rights activist, he is a known pro-Kremlin mouthpiece in Finland. In Finland, all people are treated equally before the law, regardless of their nationality: bit.ly/1RdLsJD,