EUvsDisinfo

VERIFY: A Russian source pushed the narrative of U.S. civil conflict

The East Stratcom Task Force’s EUvsDisinfo newsletter claimed a 4 November segment on Russian external service RT helped push a narrative that American “political polarisation was driving the country towards a violent civil conflict.” However, a search of the captioning file for the segment failed to find any mention of the phrase “civil conflict” or natural variations of it. Continue reading…

VERIFY: The OSCE reported that residents of the District of Columbia are ineligible to vote for President

A European Union “anti-disinformation” newsletter falsely claimed the post-election report produced by the OSCE into the U.S. general election said that residents of the District of Columbia are ineligible to vote for President of the United States. The OSCE report made no such claim, and it is not true in any case. Resident citizens of the District of Columbia have been entitled for vote for presidential electors since the 1964 election.

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