East StratCom disinformation claim:

The UK “assists” Georgia to reform its state security system. In fact, the UK plants its own spies in Georgian security services, thereby it intends to destroy Georgia’s statehood.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 7. December 2016

Debunk claim:

Georgian state invited British security defence advisor to help in reforming the state security system and increase the effectiveness of it. In addition, the British side assists Georgia to implement the components of the Substantial Package granted to Georgia at the NATO Wales Summit: http://www.messenger.com.ge/issues/3365_may_7_2015/3365_1.html // No evidence for the conspiracy theory given.

Documentation for the debunk

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 55 in the report.

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