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Mass protests in FYROM against the name change

Summary of Disinformation

Mass protests in FYROM against the name change. The citizens don’t want that their country would be called North Macedonia.



Recurring pro-Kremlin disinformation about FYROM and the name change. No reliable media reported any mass protests. On January 11, the parliament of approved amendments to FYROM’s constitution and the country will change its name to North Macedonia. Outside the parliament there were small groups of protesters opposing the decision.

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Reported in: Issue 132
Date: 10.01.2019
Language: Russian
Country: Macedonia
Keywords: Protest
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Pervyi Kanal (1tv.ru)
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