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Popular hoaxes and fake news in the European media

EU lawyers claiming the Russian annexation of Crimea as legal is a hoax

One lawyer does not mean all EU lawyers; immigrants attacking a shepherd dog and HAARP causing hurricanes in the US are hoaxes, too. Compiled by Spectator staff ,16. Oct 2017, at 12:00

Hoax on immigrants attackign two German shepdherds and ebing bitten yb them

Cracked watermelon will not give you cancer

Do not trust the hoax that tells you it will - and other hoaxes that appeared on the Slovak internet this week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Jul 2017, at 14:54

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Extremists share news about a non-existent village

The Slovak Spectator brings the selection of hoaxes that appeared on the internet in Slovak language over the past two weeks. Compiled by Spectator staff ,17. Jul 2017, at 14:41

Roma settlement in Markušovce

Do migrants earn hundreds of euros more than Slovaks for the same jobs?

Only in fake news. This is the selection of hoaxes that appeared over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,26. Jun 2017, at 21:06

Refugees on a train in Hungary.

Why (not) Rezník?

The top job at RTVS is too important to hand to a deeply compromised candidate. Michaela Terenzani ,21. Jun 2017, at 14:46

The RTVS radio building

Is new RTVS director a threat to media freedom?

Media watchdogs say Jaroslav Rezník has proved friendly towards politicians in the past and has no scruples about considering pro-Russian propaganda news a fit source of information. Michaela Terenzani ,20. Jun 2017, at 22:25

Jaroslav Rezník

250-million-years old microchip from Russia is fake news

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes from the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,19. Jun 2017, at 16:07

The toll collection should start functioning after January 1, 2009 for vehicles weighing over 3.5 tonnes.

HIV infection threat appears again in "fake news"

This is a selection of hoaxes shared by Slovak internet users over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. Jun 2017, at 7:20

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Conspiracy magazine is prosecuted

Its publisher is suspected of inciting hatred against Jews. Compiled by Spectator staff ,6. Jun 2017, at 22:54

Zem a Vek magazine

Supermarkets have to fight hoaxes too

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes that appeared over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,5. Jun 2017, at 6:25

Why the war between Facebook and Brussels is inevitable

The first shot has been fired in the regulation war that will shape the future of Europe.Ondrej Podstupka1. Jun 2017, at 9:53

Mark Zuckerberg

Slovakia to leave NATO is a hoax

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes that appeared over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,29. May 2017, at 13:29

Some peple gathered at Slavin in Bratislava brought ani-NATO banners.

Savchenko is a traitor and people have extraterrestrial blood are hoaxes

The Slovak Spectator brings a selection of hoaxes that appeared on the internet in Slovakia over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,22. May 2017, at 13:18

Nadia Savchenko

Extremists thrive on Facebook, despite recent shut-downs

A number of Facebook pages linked to the Slovak far right have been blocked; dozens of others flourish.Peter Dlhopolec17. May 2017, at 20:38

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US dollar is not ending and Le Pen is not a Zionist

These are the hoaxes that appeared on the internet in Slovakia over the past two weeks. Compiled by Spectator staff ,12. May 2017, at 11:51

Marine Le Pen

Legitimising fake news

One of Slovakia’s media schools has invited a well-known conspiracy theorist to an academic conference. What does this say about the state of the Slovak media? Michaela Terenzani ,24. Apr 2017, at 17:46

Tibor Rostas

Suicide game does not exist and visa-free regime for Ukrainians is not a lie

The Slovak Spectator brings you a selection of hoaxes from the past two weeks. Compiled by Spectator staff ,24. Apr 2017, at 13:19

There is no computer game that makes people commit suicides.

Slovak Maidan will come after amnesties are scrapped is a hoax

This is the overview of hoaxes that appeared over the past week. Compiled by Spectator staff ,7. Apr 2017, at 12:40

Vladimír Mečiar does not take kindly to questions about his villa

No place for hoaxes

For a newswire to seek to broaden its range of sources is understandable. But to do so with no regard for their accuracy or reliability is not. Michaela Terenzani ,6. Apr 2017, at 17:42

Jaroslav Rezník

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