Disinfo: Ukraininan armed forces are firing at their own positions in…

Summary

Ukraininan armed forces are firing at their own positions in order to pin it on separatists.

Disproof

No evidence given. No confirmation provided even by separatists.

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  • Reported in: Issue 40
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 10/09/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: War in Ukraine
  • Outlet: miaistok.su
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Hillary Clinton was behind the orchestrated toppling of Victor Yanukovych’s rule

Hillary Clinton was behind the orchestrated toppling of Victor Yanukovych’s rule in Ukraine and the interim government was set up by the US and used to start a conflict with Russia.

Disproof

Repeating recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation.

The spontaneous onset of the Euromaidan protests was a reaction of large parts of the Ukrainian population to former President Yanukovych’s sudden departure from the Association Agreement with the European Union in November 2013.

Lithuanian president claims that the EU could collapse if Brussels…

Lithuanian president claims that the EU could collapse if Brussels does not tackle terrorism

Disproof

The wording is misleading. The Lithuanian president stated that the EU is not in a position to quickly and efficiently respond to current challenges, such as terrorism.She further stated that one of the major objectives the EU has to fulfil, is to safeguard the security of EU citizens (bit.ly/2ce3yfe),

Three CANSOFCOM (Canadian Special Operations Forces Command) groups of at…

Three CANSOFCOM (Canadian Special Operations Forces Command) groups of at least 20 men strong attempted to attack the positions of separatist gangs of the “DPR” and the “LPR” in an area in Eastern Ukraine for which the CANSOFCOM is responsible.

Disproof

No evidence, such as a date and time of the attack, is given. No confirmation provided by the separatists or by CANSOFCOM.