Disinfo: US Navy SEALs are training in Bulgaria to storm Russia’s…

Summary

US Navy SEALs are training in Bulgaria to storm Russia’s Crimea.

Disproof

No evidence given. Crimea is part of Ukraine. The UN GA Resolution 68/262, has also affirmed its commitment to the sovereignty, political independence, unity and territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders (bit.ly/1RZGnjo), .

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue28
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 25/05/2016
  • Language/target audience: English
  • Country: Bulgaria, Russia, Ukraine, US
  • Keywords: Crimea

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Following the collapse of the USSR, the West pursued a…

Following the collapse of the USSR, the West pursued a policy of Russia’s destruction but was veiled with honey words of friendship and cooperation.

Disproof

Czech translation of the pravdareport.com disinformation article.

The authenticity of the results of the recent Austrian elections…

The authenticity of the results of the recent Austrian elections is questionable. People voting from a distance often vote “under supervision”. This is part of a totalitarian plan to enslave European nations.

Disproof

Before the 2016 Austrian presidential elections, the OSCE/ODIHR undertook a Needs Assessment Mission (NAM) to Vienna. Its interlocutors expressed full confidence in the Austrian electoral process and the ability of the election administration to conduct professional and transparent elections (bit.ly/1TO769p), . In contrast, OSCE Chair considers the 2014 Crimean referendum illegal (bit.ly/1XLpbob), .