East StratCom disinformation claim:

Masons, led by George Bush Senior, made a coup d’état in Georgia, they spent money and provided international support for the war in the 1990s. The first legitimate president Zviad Gamsakhurdia was persecuted and murdered by the same group.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 2. September 2016

Debunk claim:

Conspiracy theory with no evidence given.

Documentation for the debunk

Additional information

This information is reported by EEAS Tbilisi in Disinformation Review issue 39. The item is located at row number 19 in the report.

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