Disinfo: This Week’s Trend: The real reason for shooting down of…

Summary

This Week’s Trend: The real reason for shooting down of the Russian jet was a personal mistake made by the Turkish pilot. The incident exposed the world to a threat of World War III.

Disproof

These claims contradict the official statements: bit.ly/1O7D0oB, . No supporting evidence given.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 6
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 02/12/2015
  • Language/target audience: Bulgarian
  • Country: Turkey, Russia
  • Keywords: SU-24, Warmongering

Disclaimer

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This Week’s Trend: The EU will financially support Turkey, which…

This Week’s Trend: The EU will financially support Turkey, which is an ally of ISIS (oil and weapons and deliberate downing of Su-24). Turkey will use these money to finance ISIS.

Disproof

The purpose of the money sent by the EU is helping to get the inflow of migrants under control: bit.ly/1MYgFdg, // No proofs for the claims in the article.