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As fake stories are flooding the Bulgarian internet, local journalists are responding by debunking lies and tracing the sources of misinformation. They are bracing up for a tough battle.
 
By Marius Dragomir
16 November 2017
The Hungarian government gobbles up media wherever its citizens live. With the recent expansion into Romania’s media, their control over the electorate is nearing completion.
 
By Marius Dragomir
15 October 2017
One would expect the richer western newsrooms to be more agile in commanding online audiences; however, it is news outlets in less developed markets that are far more effective in capturing audiences on Facebook.
 
By Kerry Southgate
1 October 2017
Madrid failed to show sympathy for, or pay enough attention to, Catalunya. That cost them dearly.
 
By Francesca Fanucci
25 September 2017
A popular satire website in Italy found out what happens when Facebook loses its sense of humor: they see fake news everywhere.
 
By Marius Dragomir
3 August 2017
With blistering attacks on the west and extolling coverage of Russia’s head honchos, Russian TV channels are making inroads in Moldova’s media market.