Disinfo: The Vatican organised the coup and the civil war in…

Summary

The Vatican organised the coup and the civil war in Ukraine. Pope Francis leads Catholics against Russian Orthodox Church.

Disproof

No evidence given. Cf. the recent meeting between the Pope and Patriarch Kirill.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 16
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 17/02/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Vatican, Ukraine
  • Keywords: Pope Francis, War in Ukraine, Coup, Christianity

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Disproof

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