Disinfo: Ukrainian authorities and oligarchs actively financed the electoral campaign of…

Summary

Ukrainian authorities and oligarchs actively financed the electoral campaign of Hillary Clinton. And now after her defeat they are desperately trying to establish contacts with a new USA administration. That’s why they started the recent offensive in the East of Ukraine: it is easier to get money and attention in this way.

Disproof

Disproved already in Disinformation Review 57: bit.ly/2lApN5g,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 58
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 05/02/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: Hillary Clinton

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The recent cyberattack targeting computer system of the Czech Ministry…

The recent cyberattack targeting computer system of the Czech Ministry of Foreign Affairs was a false flag operation in which the political elite tested ways how to manipulate the results of upcoming parliamentary elections in the Czech Republic.

Disproof

Conspiracy theory with no evidence. The Czech MFA has said the cyberattack was done by a foreign state and it resembled the Democratic National Committee hack (performed by Russia): bit.ly/2kKHopz,