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US plans to use nuclear weapon in Europe

Summary of Disinformation

By placing nuclear weapons in Europe, the US is preparing to use them. 

Disproof

No evidence given. Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about the US and nuclear weapons.

For information about NATO's (of which the US is a member) commitment to arms control, disarmament and non-proliferation, see here.

RIA Novosti edited the headline of this story after publication and deleted the part about US allegedly using nuclear weapons "in Europe". The original version of the article can be found here.

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Reported in: Issue 152
Date: 14.05.2019
Language: Russian
Country: Europe, US
Keywords: Nuclear issues
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Sputnik Abkhazia
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