DISINFO: Two dozen female snipers from Poland came to help the...
  • Outlet: dan-news.info (archived)*
  • Date of publication: July 05, 2017
  • Outlet language(s): Russian
  • Reported in: Issue 76
  • Countries / regions discussed: Poland, Ukraine
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DISINFO: Two dozen female snipers from Poland came to help the...


Two dozen female snipers from Poland came to help the APU in Mariinka, Ukraine.


No evidence given and no credible reports about this. False information was repeated by RT bit.ly/2u3g7nJ, . The Donetsk "People's Republic" spokesperson regularly spreads disinformation. The image used is clearly not from Ukraine, and it was used as early as 2011, depicting an American sniper on excercise.bit.ly/2ucUnpP,


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