Disinfo: Ukrainian military commanders ordered their subordinates to attack the SMM…

Summary

Ukrainian military commanders ordered their subordinates to attack the SMM OSCE car near Prishib on April 23.

Disproof

No evidence given. The investigation into the attack is still ongoing.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 69
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 12/05/2017
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: War crimes, War in Ukraine, OSCE

Disclaimer

Cases in the EUvsDisinfo database focus on messages in the international information space that are identified as providing a partial, distorted, or false depiction of reality and spread key pro-Kremlin messages. This does not necessarily imply, however, that a given outlet is linked to the Kremlin or editorially pro-Kremlin, or that it has intentionally sought to disinform. EUvsDisinfo publications do not represent an official EU position, as the information and opinions expressed are based on media reporting and analysis of the East Stratcom Task Force.

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Disproof

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Disproof

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