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LAST WEEK'S TREND: Former Georgian President, Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili sends Georgian fighters, who underwent special training in Ukraine, to Syria. The fighters are mainly Georgian Chechens trained at the Ukrainian Kramatorsk base. They are regularly transferred to Syria to join Jabhat an-Nusra (Al Qaeda Syrian wing) terrorists with the help of US Senator John McCain.

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LAST WEEK’S TREND: Former Georgian President, Odessa Region Governor Saakashvili sends Georgian fighters, who underwent special training in Ukraine, to Syria. The fighters are mainly Georgian Chechens trained at the Ukrainian Kramatorsk base. They are regularly transferred to Syria to join Jabhat an-Nusra (Al Qaeda Syrian wing) terrorists with the help of US Senator John McCain.

Disproof

Repeating an older disinformation connecting Ukrainian authorities to ISIS. No proofs for these allegations given.

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Reported in: Issue 5
Date: 18.11.2015
Language: Georgian
Country: Ukraine, US, Georgia, Syria
Keywords: Al-Qaeda, Syrian War, Mikheil Saakashvili, Foreign mercenaries, John McCain
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: geworld.ge
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