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War Dataset Olympics 2022

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15 self-assessment quizzes on tips for debunking, dataset, debunker, misnformation

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The Ukrainian Orthodox Church canonized nationalist leader Stepan Bandera

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search author or hashtag on MENDELEY

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Photos show Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky fighting in combat after Russia invaded Ukraine.

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Putin used a green screen to record a fake TV appearance.

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amnesty international war crimes and crimes against humanity

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Ukraine threatened Russia with invasion.

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Hunter Biden helped finance a bioweapons research program in Ukraine

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Nazism is rampant in Ukrainian politics and society, supported by the authorities in Kyiv.

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global terrorism databases

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Ukrainian forces bombed a kindergarten in Lugansk on Feb. 17, 2022.

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how verifying images and videos in combating misinformation and disinformation: InVID Verification

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Poland is preparing to invade Western Ukraine.

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The Ukrainian Orthodox Church canonized nationalist leader Stepan Bandera

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The U.S. and U.K. sent outdated and obsolete weapons to Ukraine.

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Residents of the city of Tampere, Finland, filmed a Finnish train transporting hundreds of tanks and military equipment to its eastern border with Russia in May 2022, following the country’s move toward NATO membership.

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