Visinska: We Tend to Believe in Conspiracy Theories and Russia Uses that to Spread Disinformation

Фото: Мета.мк The population in the Western Balkans tends to believe in conspiracy theories regardless of whether the topic is Covid-19 pandemic, the Russian aggression...

Did Albania send the seized computers at the MEK Camp to Iran?

By: Ilda Hoxha  Several media outlets reported in July that 232 computer devices seized during a search at the ‘Ashraf 3’ camp in Manza were...

Analysis of the Narrative “From concern for people in need to arms trafficking: How is Russia’s withdrawal from the “Grain Agreement” justified in Serbia?”

July 2023 As part of the program Regional Initiative to Combat Disinformation “Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Hub: Exposing Malign Influences through Watchdog Journalism”, we present you...

In addition to Kurti, the Prime Minister of Bosnia was also not present at the informal meeting of the Berlin Process

On July 17, Prime Minister Edi Rama convened an informal meeting in Tirana with the prime ministers of the region, along with the European...

Rama’s Irony Was Not Aimed at Prime Minister Albin Kurti

Prime Minister Rama’s meetings during his regional tour, which were announced in preparation for the Berlin Process Summit scheduled for October in Tirana, have...

“Hashish ‘Made in Albania’

Aspirations and Lessons from Our Neighbours Albania becomes the second country in the region after North Macedonia and the 23rd in Europe to legalize cannabis...

Analysis of the News “Weather (un)opportunities as a weapon”

July 2023. As part of the program Regional Initiative to Combat Disinformation “Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Hub: Exposing Malign Influences through Watchdog Journalism”, we present you...

The audio recording that triggered clashes among the MPs and revived claims about Serbia’s hybrid war in Kosovo

*Prepared by: Fitim Gashi The heated debate led to a flurry of accusations and counter-accusations between the ruling party and the opposition. The government insisted...

The Frog Logo on Food Products Has Nothing to Do with Bill Gates or the “Golden Billion”

Photo: Rainforest Alliance The logo of the Rainforest Alliance is not the golden poison frog, but the red-eyed tree frog. The frog on the logo...

Analysis of the News “Coordinated attack on Serbia – They attack people who protect the country in order to overthrow President Vučić!”

July 2023 As part of the Regional Initiative in Combating Disinformation “Western Balkans Anti-Disinformation Hub: Exposing Malicious Influences Through Watchdog Journalism“, we present a new...

DISINFORMATION TRENDS AND NARRATIVES IN THE WESTERN BALKANS MEDIA MONITORING REPORT FOR THE PERIOD APRIL-JUNE 2023

This report is based on a continuous monitoring process of domestic media in North Macedonia, Albania, Kosovo, Serbia, Montenegro, and Bosnia and Herzegovina conducted...

Ottoman Reminiscences for the Defence of Kosovo, a Misinterpretation by the Portal

In June of this year, Gazeta Selam, an online platform with a clear pro-Turkish stance, posted a collage of photos on Facebook, propagating the...

Thomas Goffus did not say “Kosova is an ineffective security partner.”

Prepared by: Ridona Berisha On July 5th in Prishtina, Prime Minister of Kosovo, Albin Kurti, held a meeting with NATO's Assistant Secretary-General for Operations, Thomas Goffus. During...

Edi Rama did not comment with irony Albin Kurti’s refusal of the meeting

Prepared by: Ridona Berisha The tour of the Prime Minister of Albania, Edi Rama, in the Western Balkans, has been met with various reactions, as...

The Balkans: Open or Closed?

The statements made by Prime Minister Edi Rama regarding the Open Balkans have caused confusion, as they started with enthusiasm but ultimately led to...

Lynchings and threats against the new Serbian policemen in the north

Prepared by: Ridona Berisha Certain Serbian groups have initiated a campaign of harassment against the new Serbian police officers on the Russian social network "Telegram."...