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The biggest producers of fake news are Western governments and media

Summary of Disinformation

The biggest producers of fake news for the area of the world are the French, US, British, Belgian, etc. governments. and the media that works with it. So it’s a weird thing to see this witch hunt.

Calling competitors “fake news media” is a way of establishing a monopoly of information and to control. So, the public should not be impressed when the word fake news is used.

Sputnik News Fr, (20:50)

No evidence given. Broad conspiracy narrative saying that the West is conspiring against other countries in its own interest. According to Reporters without borders, the press in US and Europe enjoys high rankings of freedom and is not subordinated to the governments.

See also the disinformation case "Sputnik delivers high quality journalism, unlike other media".

And other disinformation cases about fake news.


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Reported in: Issue 145
Date: 05.04.2019
Language: French
Country: The West
Keywords: fake news
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Sputnik News Fr
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