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Merkel plans to relocate 500,000 migrants to Georgia by the end of 2020

Summary of Disinformation

It is planned to relocate 500,000 migrants to Georgia by the end of 2020. The Georgian government and the opposition have given their consent to it. The story is illustrated with a picture of Angela Merkel on the background of refugees.

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No evidence given. Recurring pro-Kremlin narrative about migrants being relocated to Georgia.

Georgia has no commitment to accept migrants. No similar statements on accepting migrants have ever been made either by the Georgian government or by the opposition. Further debunking by Mythdetector.

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Reported in: Issue 122
Date: 03.10.2018
Language: Georgian
Country: Europe, EU, Germany, Georgia
Keywords: EU, Migration crisis, Angela Merkel
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Mystar.ge Facebook page of the Georgian ultra-nationalist movement National Force
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