East StratCom disinformation claim:

The UK is going to colonize Georgia once and for all, it uses Georgia to fight against Russia. Based on it, the UK will never allow Tbilisi to normalize its relations with Russia. The final goal of the UK is to colonize the entire South Caucasus region.

Documentation for claim

Period/date: 7. December 2016

Debunk claim:

The UK, as well as all EU Member States, fully respects Georgia’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. At the moment, Russia is the only country violating both.

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 54 in the report.

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