Ukraine has lost Crimea because of NATO enlargement to the…

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 72
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 09/06/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: EU/NATO enlargement, NATO, Crimea
  • Outlet: svpressa.ru
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The future accession of Ukraine to NATO means an inevitable…

The future accession of Ukraine to NATO means an inevitable war between Russia and the West because NATO is approaching Russian borders and will get another common border with Russia.

Disproof

No evidence given. The claim about NATO "expansion" misrepresents the process of NATO enlargement. NATO does not "expand" but considers the applications of candidate countries which want to join. See: bit.ly/269ONPz;, bit.ly/2e6J8oV;, bit.ly/2eFPg9s, .

A unit of women snipers from the Baltic states arrived in Luhansk

A unit of women snipers from the Baltic states has arrived on the frontline into Luhansk oblast.

Disproof

No evidence given. MIA Istok is a notorious disinformation-spreading outlet misrepresenting the events in the conflict zone in the East of Ukraine.