There is a plan of the Czech car producer Škoda…

Summary

There is a plan of the Czech car producer Škoda to freeze salaries for 3 years in preparation for the adoption of the euro, as ordered by Berlin.

Disproof

No evidence. The article is based on one anonymous email, there is no further evidence. There is no credible information about the alleged salary freeze in the Czech media, this story is spread only by pro-Kremlin disinformation-oriented outlets.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 73
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 16/06/2017
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: Czech Republic, Germany
  • Keywords: Das neue Europa, Economic difficulties
  • Outlet: aeronet.cz
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US funded laboratories in Armenia have a military purpose and…

US funded laboratories in Armenia have a military purpose and are dangerous for Armenia since biological weapons may be produced there.

Disproof

Reoccuring disinformation. The laboratories are funded by the “Threat Reduction Agency” of the US Department of Defense. One of the aims of the agency created in1991 is prevention of spread of biological weapons and hazards. The agency has been cooperating with Armenian authorities since the year 2000 when the Armenian and US governments signed the Agreement on Cooperation in the Area of Counterproliferation of Weapons of Mass Destruction.bit.ly/2tnt8oZ,

A US B-52 bomber accidentally dropped a B-61 nuclear bomb…

A US B-52 bomber accidentally dropped a B-61 nuclear bomb on a town in Lithuania, causing an apartment building to be engulfed in flames according to the U.S. Department of Defense.

Disproof

This is a fabricated story. The video that accompanies the claims appears to be from a fire in Lithuania in January 2015. Further debunking by the DFRLab bit.ly/2tEIYL0, .