No, Volodymyr Zelenskyy Did Not Hold Up a Swastika Shirt

A number of anti-Ukraine social media users have been disseminating a photo supposedly showing Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the President of Ukraine, holding up a shirt with a swastika.

And there seems to be a trend. Rather than solely being pro-Russia troll accounts, many of these users are, not surprisingly, actual antisemites and/or rabid Israel haters.

Naturally, this includes the increasingly unhinged Ariyana Love:

Also naturally: it is a photoshopped image, the original being this one posted to Zelensky’s official Instagram account back in June 2021:


Jew-haters: forging and faking their allegations against Jews for millennia.

I suspect most of them do not really have a problem with swastikas.


David Lange

A law school graduate, David Lange transitioned from work in the oil and hi-tech industries into fulltime Israel advocacy. He is a respected commentator and Middle East analyst who has often been cited by the mainstream media

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