Oliver

Suspicious footage claims Poland prepares a war against Russia

The post claims with no basis in fact that the Poles “are preparing for direct battle” against the Russians, while the latter are “ready...

Inconsistency and hypocrisy of Russian foreign policy towards Macedonians

The Russian Embassy in Skopje congratulated our citizens on the holiday “Ss. Cyril and Methodius”, generally describing them as Slav educators. The greetings of the Russian...

Analysis of the News: “The entire text of the Declaration adopted by the first All-Serbian Assembly”

June 2024. As part of the program Regional Initiative for combating disinformation “Western Balkans Combatting disinformation Center: Exposing malicious influences through fact-checking and Analytical Journalism“,...

The EU disinformation trends mirrored in our country

Recently, similar disinformation has been circulating both in EU member states and in our country. Most of the April fact-checks in our country and...

Russian fake news and their ban

Starting in 2022 the EU banned several Russian media outlets, then on the 17th of May 2024 another four outlets were added to this list, which is completely justified....

Shabby lies: Ukraine and NATO against Russia and China

This article was first published by Truthmeter.mk (North Macedonia), within the framework of Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Project. A shabby narrative that even Putin doesn’t use...

How Russia links Ukraine and the West with Fico’s assassination

This article was first published by Truthmeter.mk (North Macedonia), within the framework of Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Project. Pro-Kremlin disinformation narratives blaming Ukraine and the West...

Analysis of the News: “Donald Trump and the “Hague” process in New York”

May 2024. As part of the program Regional Initiative for combating disinformation “Western Balkans Combatting disinformation Center: Exposing malicious influences through fact-checking and Analytical Journalism“,...

Russia may arm itself and attack Ukraine, but Ukraine may not receive arms to defend itself

This article was first published by Truthmeter.mk (North Macedonia), within the framework of Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Project. The post distorts facts and intentionally constructs a...

Parties vaguely mentioned the fight against disinformation in their manifestos

This article was first published by Truthmeter.mk (North Macedonia), within the framework of Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Project. The European Commission has already stressed the issue...

Old Plane Wreckage Photo Misidentified as Site of Iranian President’s Fatal Crash

A photo of a school plane that crashed in 2020 has resurfaced in several web articles and social media posts, falsely presented as the...

Labeling Georgian Demonstrators as “Foreign Agents”

For weeks, Georgia has been engulfed in protests motivated by the passage of the so-called “foreign agents” law. Regional media outlets have disseminated disinformation...

The Law on “Foreign Agents” Has Not Yet Been Adopted in Republika Srpska

While covering protests in Georgia against the proposed “foreign agents” law, a web portal mistakenly reported in its headline that such a law had...

Supporting Ukraine is not pushing the country into neo-fascism

This article was first published by Truthmeter.mk (North Macedonia), within the framework of Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Project. President Gordana Siljanovska Davkova did not push the country on the...

US-Sanctioned TV Incorrectly Identifies the “Real Culprit” Behind Sanctions

Alternative Television in Banja Luka has accused an opposition politician of “dictating” who should be included on the American blacklist. Photo: Freepik On April 20, 2024,...

Analysis of the News: “American analyst: Western media to blame for radicalization and assassination of Fico”

May 2024. As part of the program Regional Initiative for combating disinformation “Western Balkans Combatting disinformation Center: Exposing malicious influences through fact-checking and Analytical Journalism“,...