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Donald trump said that New York Times, ABC, CNN and other major American media are the enemy of all Americans. Previously, he has repeatedly accused them that they are spreading false information
The US President Donald trump said that the largest American media are the enemy of all people in the country.
“The media, spreading false news (The New York Times, NBC, ABC, CBS, CNN) — not my enemies. It is the enemy of all Americans,” wrote the US President in his Twitter.
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This is not the first statement of trump on the activities of major American media. In his Twitter, he several times after the inauguration, criticized the New York Times, CNN, and also criticized ABC, NBC and The Washington Post. He stated that these media are “false” and “failed”.
Speaking at a press conference on 16 February, trump said that false and misleading news to be an obstacle in establishing relations with Moscow
“I just want to tell you that false reporting in the media made by you, guys, — said the President of the United States, addressing the journalists, lying, terrible, unreliable news very difficult negotiations with Russia.”
The President of CNN Worldwide Jeff Zucker said yesterday that the attacks the us President on television does not affect the business in General and on journalists. According to him, the ratings of the channel were up 51% compared with the year 2016. Zucker noted that this is unusual, because the ratings of the channel tend to drop after the presidential election.