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Ukraine trains terrorists for European and Middle East operations

Summary of Disinformation

Members of the Ukrainian battalions “Azov” and “Right Sector” are to be secretly trained in the Ukraine to be sent to EU countries and the Middle East and to fight there on the side of the terrorists. According to the Russian TV channel “Zargrad”, corresponding internal documents of the Ukrainian police have surfaced in the network.


No evidence given. In the letter claimed to be the proof, there is no mention of any missions in Europe or the Middle East. Kharkiv National Police Department commented StopFake the Tsargrad’s claims that the police department was training jihadists in a secret camp. The department’s spokesman called Tsargrad’s claims absurd

Further debunking by Stopfake.org www.stopfake.org/en/fake-ukraine-training-terrorists-for-european-and-middle-east-operations/, .

Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation about links between Ukraine and terrorism euvsdisinfo.eu/disinformation-cases/?text=Ukraine&disinfo_issue=&disinfo_keywords%5B%5D=77105&disinfo_keywords%5B%5D=77120&date=, .

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Reported in: Issue 100
Date: 22.02.2018
Language: German
Country: Europe, Ukraine, Middle East
Keywords: Terrorism
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Sputnik
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