East StratCom disinformation claim:

The Georgian government clearly understands that anti-Western sentiments are increasing with geometric progression among Georgian people. People start believing that contemporary Europe is not Georgia’s choice, we are culturally and mentally very different.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 7. December 2016

Debunk claim:

No evidence to prove that support to Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic integration is declining or that antiWestern sentiments are gaining momentum in Georgia. On the contrary, according to opinion polls, the number of supporters of Georgia’s integration into NATO and the EU has increased in 2016 comparing to the previous years:http://rustavi2.com/ka/news/44026

Documentation for the debunk


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Additional information

This information is reported by Givi Gigitashvili, The Latvian Institute of International Affairs in Disinformation Review issue 51. The item is located at row number 51 in the report.

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