Disinfo: Ukraine’s gas network is outdated, a heap of metal junk,…

Summary

Ukraine’s gas network is outdated, a heap of metal junk, and needed by no one.

Disproof

Ukraine's recently developed Energy Strategy calls for deep reforms in the energy sector as well as administrative restructuring of companies overseeing the sector. Its pipelines are being updated and reconstructed, and new pipelines are being added, linking the existing system to potential new gas routes. bit.ly/2u4aCEJ,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 76
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 20/06/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: Energy, Economic difficulties
  • Outlet: mk.ru
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“Ukrainianness” is a fabricated anti-Orthodox anti-Russian project implemented by Lenin…

“Ukrainianness” is a fabricated anti-Orthodox anti-Russian project implemented by Lenin and the Bolsheviks. Ukrainians are Russians. //President Poroshenko’s governs a Nazi regime.

Disproof

Ukraine is recognised in international law as a sovereign nation state, with its own flag, nationality and language. The first historical state with a Slavic settlement was formed around Kyiv more than two centuries before the foundation of Moscow. Throughout the centuries, Ukrainians maintained their own cultural and linguistic identity. The distinction is apparent e.g. through the fact that in 1654, Ukraine and Russia needed translators to sign the Treaty of Pereyaslav. //The vast majority of Ukrainians want peace, stability and democracy, as witnessed by the democratic and inclusive Presidential elections held on 25 May 2014. This fact was reconfirmed by the parliamentary elections of 26 October 2014, where parties devoted to democratic values received the strong majority of votes.

Ukraine’s premier jazz festival was to be cancelled because of…

Ukraine’s premier jazz festival was to be cancelled because of the rubbish collection problem the city is grappling with.

Disproof

The jazz festival was held according to plan and there were never any plans to cancel it, nor was the question even discussed bit.ly/2sE2nL4, . Ukraine's acting Health Minister Ulana Suprun visited Lviv to assess the situation and ascertain whether the uncollected rubbish posed a health hazard. In a Facebook post Suprun wrote that while the center of Lviv was free of rubbish, the outlying areas had many piles of uncollected garbage. Suprun said that she saw no grounds for declaring an emergency situation in Lviv bit.ly/2tCPu8j, .

The US Air Forces destroyed a Syrian military airplane to…

The US Air Forces destroyed a Syrian military airplane to make Russia surrender since Russia supports the ‘concept of a sovereign national state’.

Disproof

No evidence given. According to American officials, an American fighter jet shot down a Syrian warplane after it dropped bombs near local ground forces supported by the United States. nyti.ms/2thHtTD, With Russias actions in Georgia 2008 and Ukraine from 2014, it is debatable that the regime supports the concept of a sovereign state.