Russia Ukraine conflict: Fact-checking Russian TV’s Ukraine claims (BBC)

False: This is not in Ukraine.

Russia has played down accusations of a military build-up near Ukraine’s border – a view amplified by a state television channel, which has broadcast misleading footage about US tanks and planes.

We’ve fact-checked claims from one of the country’s most well-known pro-government news shows – Vesti Nedeli (“News of the week”).

The weekly news programme on Rossiya 1, Russia’s most popular TV channel, is presented by Dmitry Kiselyov, a controversial media personality known for his anti-Western views.

Read more here at the BBC.