Disinfo: Ukraine asked the United States to spread the Ebola virus...

Summary

Ukraine asked the United States to spread the Ebola virus among pro-Russian separatists in Donetsk.

Disproof

Conspiracy theory, no evidence given. Illogical accusation, given the fact that the United States has done more than any other country to help West Africa defeat the Ebola crisis. bit.ly/2jTtQJm, .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 57
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 03/02/2017
  • Outlet language(s) Russian
  • Countries and/or Regions discussed in the disinformation: US, Ukraine, Russia
  • Keywords: Donetsk, Diseases, War in Ukraine
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Ukraine has provoked the renewed violence in the east of...

Ukraine has provoked the renewed violence in the east of the country in order to pretend to be a victim and receive money from the West; because they need to establish a dialogue with the Trump’s administration; because the government needs to regain the people’s support; and because Ukraine is not ready to implement the Minsk agreements.

Disproof

No evidence for this. On the contrary, the available evidence shows that it was Russian-backed militants who started the shelling in Avdiivka: bit.ly/2lfupdC,