The US Air Forces destroyed a Syrian military airplane to…

Summary

The US Air Forces destroyed a Syrian military airplane to make Russia surrender since Russia supports the ‘concept of a sovereign national state’.

Disproof

No evidence given. According to American officials, an American fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane after it dropped bombs near local ground forces supported by the United States. nyti.ms/2thHtTD, With Russias actions in Georgia 2008 and Ukraine from 2014, it is debatable that the regime supports the concept of a sovereign state.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 74
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 19/06/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, US, Syria
  • Keywords: Sovereignty, Syrian War
  • Outlet: Vremya pokazhet (21:59)
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We are living the era of an outbreak of racism…

We are living the era of an outbreak of racism against Russia and Russians. European and American elites and all the leading media in these countries support this phenomenon.

Disproof

No evidence given. Despite current difficulties in the relationship with Russia, the EU and its Member States have maintained a clear policy of reaching out to Russian society and youth, for example through the Erasmus+ student exchange programme and other people to people contacts.

The authorities in Ukraine are bandits and terrorists, much like…

The authorities in Ukraine are bandits and terrorists, much like the Islamic state.

Disproof

No evidence given for the claims, reoccuring disinformation. The 2014 presidential election in Ukraine was a genuine election largely in line with international commitments and respecting fundamental freedoms, despite the hostile security environment in two eastern regions of the country. According to the OSCE (of which Russia is a participating State) "the people of Ukraine had the opportunity to genuinely express their will at the ballot box" bit.ly/1hqcDuR, . Similarly, Ukraine’s local elections in October 2015 were competitive and generally showed respect for the democratic process bit.ly/1VUL9V5, .

Ukraine banned the ribbon of St

Ukraine banned the ribbon of St. George, and now Ukrainians are fleeing the country using the possibility of visa-free traveling to the EU.

Disproof

There is no connection between banning the ribbon of St.George and Ukrainians traveling to the EU. Furthermore, there is no evidence that Ukraninans are now fleeing the country using the visa-free regime.