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Zelensky's presidential bid is an attempt by Macron to brainwash Ukraine

Summary of Disinformation

Volodymyr Zelensky’s presidential bid is an “attempt” of French President Emmanuel Macron to “brainwash” Ukrainians and obscure real situation there.


Conspiracy theory with no evidence. Consistent with recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation narrative about the elections in Ukraine.

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Reported in: Issue 144
Date: 08.04.2019
Language: Russian
Country: Ukraine
Keywords: Volodymyr Zelensky, Emmanuel Macron
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Vremya Pokhazet @ Pervyi kanal (28:15 - 28:22)
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