Disinfo: Ukrainian military has moved 277 tanks and artillery pieces to…

Summary

Ukrainian military has moved 277 tanks and artillery pieces to the conflict zone.

Disproof

The report is based solely on one source, the separatists' leader. The OSCE reports do not confirm this claim.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue6
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 02/12/2015
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: War in Ukraine

Disclaimer

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This Week’s Trend: The EU will financially support Turkey, which…

This Week’s Trend: The EU will financially support Turkey, which is an ally of ISIS (oil and weapons and deliberate downing of Su-24). Turkey will use these money to finance ISIS.

Disproof

The purpose of the money sent by the EU is helping to get the inflow of migrants under control: bit.ly/1MYgFdg, // No proofs for the claims in the article.