East StratCom disinformation claim:

An American naval base is being constructed in Anaklia on the Georgian Black Sea coast, masquerading as a deep sea port.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 27. November 2016

Debunk claim:

This disinformation has been published in proKremlin outlets since 2011. Anaklia Deep Sea Port project is planned to create an industrial port with modern infrastructure. Further debunking at Euro Communicator http://eurocommunicator.ge/eng/view_myth/585/

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by Myth Detector in Disinformation Review issue 51. The item is located at row number 7 in the report.

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