Disinfo: Western Ukrainians conduct purges in Donetsk, anybody criticizing Ukrainian authorities…

Summary

Western Ukrainians conduct purges in Donetsk, anybody criticizing Ukrainian authorities goes to a concentration camp near Kramatorsk.

Disproof

No evidence given. Repeating disinformation campaign about non-existent violent oppression of Russian speakers in Ukraine.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue 37
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 13/08/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Ukraine
  • Keywords: War in Ukraine, State oppression
  • Outlet: Agency of the "Donetsk National Republic"

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