Disinfo: The war in Syria was organized by the US as…

Summary

The war in Syria was organized by the US as a blow to Russian interests, since Assad would not let the US build a gaspipe through his country.

Disproof

No evidence for the claims given. Syria's bloody internal conflict began with pro-democracy protests in March 2011 before escalating into a full-scale civil war bbc.in/1lCPcBw,

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  • Reported in: Issue 44
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 10/10/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, US, Syria
  • Keywords: Energy, Syrian War, Bashar al-Assad
  • Outlet: Film on youtube - removed
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The German pro-Kremlin journalist Hubert Seipel and his positive view…

The German pro-Kremlin journalist Hubert Seipel and his positive view of Putin defines the view of almost all the European and American audiences.

Disproof

The impact of Hubert Seipel's movies, interviews and book "Putin: Innenansichten der Macht" is exaggerated. His interview with Vladimir Putin on 14th November 2014 was sharply criticized in some German outlets. bit.ly/1W7pGue, . The alternative biographies of Putin are also well known. bit.ly/2dUQLj7,

Ukraine’s first president, Leonid Kravchuk, congratulated Russia’s president Putin on…

Ukraine’s first president, Leonid Kravchuk, congratulated Russia’s president Putin on his birthday, saying that “Russia will achieve great heights thanks to President Putin”.

Disproof

The articles expanded and reinterpreted a recording of former president Kravchuk published by the National news Service (bit.ly/2dUgTs8), . In fact, former president Kravchuk said that President Putin now has the opportunity, with regards to his image and his support in Russia, to lift Russia to a height that it is deserving bit.ly/2d0PXdo,

The Czech Television use brutal propaganda and manipulation to influence the election

The Czech Television use brutal propaganda and manipulation to influence the election.

Disproof

Czech Television acts in accordance with the law on public services in the area of public broadcasting and Czech Television Code, which was approved by the Chamber of Deputies of the Czech Parliament on 2 July 2003. Violations of impartiality and independence are subjected to the Board of the Czech television. CT provides independent and impartial news, pre-election and election broadcasts corresponding to predetermined rules. bit.ly/2dWqUrk, . The Czech republic ranks as number 21 in the world on the World Press Freedom Index. bit.ly/1YGtJug,