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French mercenaries killed in Sloviansk: new Russian fake

20 April, 2024 Saturday
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Russian propagandists have spread fake news that mercenaries from France were allegedly killed in Sloviansk, Donetsk region

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This is reported by the Center for Strategic Communications and Information Security.

"Russian troops struck at the location of Ukrainian artillerymen and, most likely, there were Frenchmen who brought CAESAR systems for the Ukrainian Armed Forces," Russian media reported.

In fact, such statements by propagandists are an attempt to justify the terrorist attack on Sloviansk on April 15. The Russians attacked the city with a Grom-E1 rocket-bomb, damaging two apartment buildings, an educational institution, and a bank building.

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