Disinfo: U.S. President-elect Donald Trump hung up on the three Baltic Presidents

Summary

U.S. President-elect Donald Trump “a couple days ago” hung up the phone on the three Baltic Presidents during a conference call initiated by the Lithuanian President Grybauskaite. The story is attributed to CNN with a link.

Disproof

This call did not take place. The link to CNN presented in vg-news.ru's article leads to a CNN front page, not to a confirmation of the story.bit.ly/2gTbwuU,

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue50
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 30/11/2016
  • Language/target audience: Russian
  • Country: Lithuania, US
  • Keywords: Donald Trump, CNN

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