Tag: fake news
Macedonia 25.04.20 | 18:46

News sites linked to SDSM launch fake news attack on Mickoski – accused him of visiting a gym in violation of coronavirus restrictions

A fitness club from Skopje denied the fake news reports shared by SDSM aligned news sites, that VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski was training there in violation of the curfew rules. The sites used old footage from the Synergy club, that they somehow got their hands on, and published it as if it...

Macedonia 14.04.20 | 23:27

Hutchison: NATO setting up counter-hybrid support team in Macedonia

NATO is setting up counter-hybrid support teams in Macedonia and Montenegro after fake news and disinformation from Russia and China have gained ground with the coronavirus pandemic in the Western Balkans, Kay Bailey Hutchison, United States Ambassador to NATO, has told MIA. The Alliance expects more...

Macedonia 05.04.20 | 12:32

In these difficult times of major crisis, instead of thinking about how to save lives, SDSM comes up with fake news

In these difficult times of major crisis, instead of thinking about how to save lives, they come up with fake news, says Hristijan Mickoski, the leader of VMRO DPMNE. According to Mickoski, the truth wins. I would like to thank once again the Prime Minister of Slovenia and friend of Macedonia, Janez...

Macedonia 19.03.20 | 21:39

For the government, any question that they do not want to answer is fake news

At the press conferences held by the SDSM ministers, and especially after the outbreak of the coronavirus, it became common to use the word “fake news”. For them, any information that journalists ask for and which does not suit them is fake news. An example of this was today’s press...

Macedonia 19.02.20 | 11:45

VMRO-DPMNE: SDSM is spreading fake news that the interim Government members are about to resign

VMRO-DPMNE issued a press release to deny the fake news reports published by media outlets affiliated with the ruling SDSM party, that the caretaker Government is about to collapse. SDSM began an all out attack on the members of Government that were nominated by VMRO-DPMNE under the 100 days rule, which...

Macedonia 18.02.20 | 22:17

SDSM spreads fake news to hide Zaev’s involvement in the “Racket” case

Fake news about the resignations of VMRO-DPMNE’s interim ministers stemming from SDSM’s kitchen are the result of desperation and fear of major defeat, VMRO-DPMNE has said. The part adds that the fact that Zaev releases fake news means that the criminals are afraid of Culev and that the...

Macedonia 05.11.19 | 12:01

Mickoski: They promised Alpine clean air, but delivered the most polluted air in the world

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski reminded what Zoran Zaev was saying about air pollution before he came to power. “Let’s breathe clean air, because there is no freedom and life without clean air”, these were the words of Zoran Zaev when they promised Alpine clean air and delivered...

Macedonia 03.11.19 | 16:57

SDSM disassociates itself from fake news about Mickoski

SDSM does not deny or condemn the fake news published in the Presscentar news portal over alleged bribery of the Macedonian opposition leader Hristijan Mickoski, who according to the text published in this portal, received a million and six hundred thousand euros in a Budapest apartment and strict instructions...

Macedonia 03.11.19 | 15:46

How an outgoing government is lying: Facts about SDSM fake news and how Mickoski became their victim

Texts of a corruption scandal involving a Russian interior minister, published on the Russian opposition news portal Novaya Gazeta, have served “the great creators of SDSM truth” as the perfect cover to create fake news about allegedly bribing the Macedonian opposition leader. SDSM’s...

Macedonia 03.11.19 | 10:56

Mickoski: Government is in panic over impending defeat, stealing and spreading fake news is probably the only thing it is dedicated to

A SDSM-run news portal published an article, allegedly citing a Russian news portal which two weeks ago claimed that VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski in Budapest took million and six hundred thousand euros from diplomats. The opposition leader reacted to the fake news. Although the bottom with Zaev...

Macedonia 19.09.19 | 17:39

Journalists asked to leave Government meeting on “fake news”

Zoran Zaev’s “transparency minister” Robert Popovski asked the press to leave the meeting held today to prepare the new regulation aimed against media outlets which the Government declares as “fake news”. The press was invited at the opening of the gala event, which also...

Macedonia 20.06.19 | 11:05

Was it a veto again? Milososki points out countries who opposed opening accession talks with Macedonia

Looking for somebody to blame after the loss of the promised summer date to open EU accession talks, media outlets close to the SDSM party turned on former Foreign Minister Antonio Milososki, who listed the countries which opposed the opening of accession talks in June. A number of left wing journalists...