Disinfo: This Week’s Trend: Part of the country wanted to “stay…

Summary

This Week’s Trend: Part of the country wanted to “stay with Russia”. The anti-Donbass propaganda is less and less succesful.

Disproof

Study conducted by the GfK Ukraine on request of Stronger Together campaign with support of the British Embassy shows that majority of the public in Eastern and Southern Ukraine has positive attitude towards the EU. The idea of "building Europe in Ukraine" is supported by 77%. Only 13% people in this region wish rapprochement with Russia (more information can be provided by press@strongertogether.org.ua)

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 3
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 12/11/2015
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, Ukraine
  • Keywords: War in Ukraine, Information war, Donbas
  • Outlet: politikus.ru

Disclaimer

Cases in the EUvsDisinfo database focus on messages in the international information space that are identified as providing a partial, distorted, or false depiction of reality and spread key pro-Kremlin messages. This does not necessarily imply, however, that a given outlet is linked to the Kremlin or editorially pro-Kremlin, or that it has intentionally sought to disinform. EUvsDisinfo publications do not represent an official EU position, as the information and opinions expressed are based on media reporting and analysis of the East Stratcom Task Force.

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US Apache helicopter guards an ISIS convoy of pick-ups moving…

US Apache helicopter guards an ISIS convoy of pick-ups moving through Iraq to Syria. The article concludes that either the USA protects the convoy, or supplies ISIS with its helicopters.

Disproof

Due to the low resolution of the video attached, there are no clues that the convoy belongs to ISIS, that it was shot in Iraq, the model of the helicopter cannot be determined, neither it's owner.