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Pentagon and Russian state aviation entity denied interception of U.S. drone in Crimea

On 14 March, The Military Observer reported  that a U.S. drone MQ-5B was intercepted in Crimea’s airspace by the Russian Avtobaza system. Russian news agencies cited Rostech, the Russian state-owned manufacturer of the system. However, Rostech officiallydenied the use of Avtobaza in Crimea. In addition, the Pentagon’s press secretary Eileen Lainez statedthat the reports on interception of MQ-5B were untrue. Russian media reported earlier about interception of a U.S. drone,

In the list of artists who support Putin, a deceased artist was entered

The list of artists, who support the position of the President of Russian Federation Vladimir Putin on Ukraine and Crimea includes dead people. The gallery owner Marat Gelman stated this. “Among the signatories of the letter of artists in defense of Putin there is deceased Victor Tsigal, number 468 on the list. Tsigal V.E, Honored Artist of Russia”, – he said. As it turned out, the artist Victor Tsigal died

FAKE: Crimea belongs to Russia on documents

The program “Vesti” on the TV channel “Russia” showed a news story about Crimea being supposedly part of the Russian Federation. The reason is a statement by Ruslan Khasbulatov, who was chairman of the Supreme Council of the Russian Federation in 1991-1993. According to Khasbulatov, in 1993, the Russian parliament passed a resolution on the inclusion of Sevastopol into the Russian Federation. The document defines restitution of the city of

The Commander of the Bakhchisaray military unit did not defect to Russia

Recently, it was reported in some Ukrainian media outlets that the Commander, Lieutenant Colonel of the Bakhchsarai Motor Battalion Vladimir Sadovnik, as well as several military – contractors and praporshchiks, took the sideof the Crimean government. Allegedly, it happened on March 10, 2014, when Sadovnik accompanied by the unidentified soldiers with automatic guns entered the territory of his military unit. However, the Bakhchisaray Commander Vladimir Gardener, who was kidnapped in

Russia justifies Crimean separatism with the Kosovo secession, which it had sharply condemned previously

The Russian Foreign Ministry on its official website on March 11, 2014 issueda “Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation on the adoption of the Declaration of Independence of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea and Sevastopol”, in which, among other things, it justified intention of the Crimean authorities to separate from Ukraine with decision of Kosovo authorities to secede from Serbia and the recognition of this

Fake: Russia’s actions are justified by international law

Russia calls its actions on the territory of Ukraine ‘our legal obligations to protect compatriots’. For example, today, speaking at the plenary session of the State Duma on behalf of the fraction “United Russia”, Deputy Chairman of the Committee on Constitutional Legislation and State Construction Dmitry Vyatkin said: “In late February – early March representatives of all parliamentary fractions worked in the Crimea … I must say that during numerous

A Resident of the Russian city of Ekaterinburg put up the Russian Flag on the Roof of the Donetsk Regional State Administration

After a Russian “tourist” put up a flag in Kharkov on behalf of Kharkov, another “tourist” in Donetsk exposed himself. A “tourist” from Ekaterinburg, Rostislav Zhuravlev, was trying to play the role of a pro-Russian resident from Donetsk. After that he took part in raising the Russian flag over the Donetsk Regional State Administration.

Russia did not impose a ban on the supply of fuel for nuclear power plants in Ukraine

Recently, Russian media reported the following information, quoting ITAR –TASS, that Russia allegedly imposed a ban on the supply of fuel for nuclear power plants in Ukraine. As stated by Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin at the meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, ban was imposed because of the unstable situation in the country. Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin said at a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin that the

FAKE: The mass escape of the military forces on the side of the “Crimean government

Russian news agency RIA “Novosti” with reference to its source reported the mass escape of the Ukrainian military forces located in the Crimea, on the side of “the Crimean government»: http://ria.ru/world/20140302/997769130.html?utm_source=fb1 Ministry of Ukrainian Defense published an official denial of this information: http://www.mil.gov.ua/index.php?lang=ua&part=news&sub=read&id=32764 Today,2nd  March,2014 some foreign media spread the message that Ukrainian military units left their bases in the Crimea. Press and Information Office of the Ministry of Defense of

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