Disinfo: Ukraine is trying to dictate the rules by which Russia…

Summary

Ukraine is trying to dictate the rules by which Russia should hold Duma elections in her territory (referring to Crimea)

Disproof

The United Nations General Assembly Resolution No. 68/262 adopted on 27 March 2014, supported by 100 states clearly states that Russia's actions in the peninsula as well as the referendum held in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea violate international law bit.ly/1RZGnjo, . Similarly, Duma elections in this territory is a violation of international law.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue40
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 12/09/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Russia, Ukraine
  • Keywords: Elections, Crimea

Disclaimer

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The 1999 apartment bombings in Moscow was carried out by…

The 1999 apartment bombings in Moscow was carried out by international terrorists, who led a war in Russia.

Disproof

No evidence is given. According to Human Rights organisation Memorial, no serious investigation was carried out in this case, and there were no proofs who carried out the bombings. bit.ly/2cGJAdR,