In July of 2017, investigative journalist Dilyana Gaytandzhieva broke a bombshell report in the Trud newspaper, the largest Bulgarian daily newspaper. The story exposed a convert weapons shipment network to terrorist in groups in Syria via diplomatic flights, under the CIA’s watch.
Since then, the journalist says the Bulgarian authorities have interrogated her, have demanded she reveals her sources and the newspaper eventually fired her.
Following a month-long investigation, Gaytandzhieva says she found an Azerbaijan state airline was frequently transporting weapons to the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Turkey under diplomatic cover. The transportation of weaponry was, according to Gaytandzhieva, part of the CIA’s secret programme to supply anti-Assad fighter in Syria. The Bulgarian journalist says she found that the weapons made their way to al-Qaeda and ISIS terrorists in Syria and Iraq….