Following this Ukrainian statement, the Russian Defense Ministry revealed that the Ukrainian servicemen are in fact still alive after “voluntarily” surrendering to Russian troops. The ministry even released photos showing the I Never Dreamed I’d End Up Being A Son In Law Mother in Law T Shirt boarding buses and being given bottled water and food. The Russian Defence Ministry also revealed that a total of 82 Ukrainian soldiers on Snake Island had surrendered to Russia voluntarily, meaning there was far more than the 13 Ukrainians on the island that we were led to believe.All of these fake news story relating to Ukraine are quickly circulated around the world. If one was to believe social media, it would appear that Russia has failed in its war effort in these early stages. The continuous dissemination of fakes news, in which only three examples were provided in this article among many others that could have also been made, demonstrates that fake news is being used as a powerful rallying cry and morale boost, especially as the Russian Army is at Kiev’s gates.