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Russia spreads fakes of killing Pentagon and German officers in Odesa with Iskander missiles

20 March, 2024 Wednesday
12:57

Russian propaganda channels are spreading another fake piece of information that Pentagon and German officers were allegedly killed in Odesa as a result of a missile strike

The Center for Strategic Communications and Information Security reported.

"As a result of a missile strike on instructor bases in Odesa, officers of the Pentagon and the German Ministry of Defense were killed," Russian propaganda pseudo-media claim.

In reality, according to the Center for Strategic Communications and Information Security, claims regarding the elimination of "Western instructors" and "NATO mercenaries" are a typical Russian tactic aimed at providing information backing for war crimes in instances where civilians are killed.

  • On the morning of Friday, March 15, Russian troops attacked Odesa with missiles: among the 21 dead were a medic and rescuers who came to provide assistance after the first explosion. A total of 75 people were injured.

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