Andre Chanclu

Versions of names: André Michel Claude Chanclu; Шанклю Андре Мишель Клод

Andre Chanclu (André Michel Claude Chanclu) is the President of Collectif France-Russie and co-founder of the France-Donbass Committee. For both of these ''organisations'' it is not possible to find anything more than their Facebook pages. André Chanclu was a militant at GUD (Groupe Union Défense) a renowned far-right French student organization. More recently he organizes trips to Ukraine or Russia, forges international links, and seeks funding for various far-right activities.


Individual Observers at the 2022 pseudo-referendum for the formal annexation of occupied territories of Kherson to Russia

not identified

Institutional affiliation to Collectif France-Russie

Official function: Institutional affiliation to France-Donbass Committee

These referendums are referendums on the freedom of the people, - Chanklu said. [Translated from Russian]

''The mission of observers was constantly accompanied by the military. We were provided with complete security. In Sevastopol, Simferopol and Moscow, everything was quite seriously organized, no violations were identified. All conditions for the secret ballot were met.'' (2023-07-26)

Corresponding elections

From 23 to 27 September 2022, the Russian forces organised a sham election process - pseudo-referendum as a pretext for the formal annexation of the regions of occupied Donetsk, Luhansk, Zaporizhzhia, and Kherson by Russia. The annexation of the four regions was announced on 30 September 2022.