Disinfo: The Ukrainian government dispatched a drone loaded with explosives to…

Summary

The Ukrainian government dispatched a drone loaded with explosives to commit terrorist attacks in Luhansk.

Disproof

No evidence given. The developers of the drone have confirmed that it is a a regular model used for aerial photography, of Ukrainian origin. It does not and could not, in principle, carry any ammunition. bit.ly/2dvk2kU,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 42
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 25/09/2016
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: LPR, Terrorism

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