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This Week's Trend: Turkish President Erdoğan and his family supports Islamic State with $ 2 billion on a yearly basis by buying oil produced by the IS.

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This Week’s Trend: Turkish President Erdoğan and his family supports Islamic State with $ 2 billion on a yearly basis by buying oil produced by the IS.

Disproof

Russia cites ‘fake’ FSA (Free Syrian army) general. In an interview with Russian news website Sputnik, a Syrian man named Hosam Alawak claimed to be a FSA brigadier in possession of contracts proving the Turkish government had purchased oil from the IS. In fact, Alawak turned out to be a man residing in Egypt without any relation to FSA: bit.ly/1Tlr9aw,

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Reported in: Issue 6
Date: 03.12.2015
Language: Hungarian
Country: Turkey
Keywords: Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, Daesh
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: hidfo.ru
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