Tag Archives: Big Lie

FYROMian Myth Stating That “the Name Macedonia was Forbidden in Greece Before 1988” Dispelled

One of the most persistent Pseudomacedonian illusions held about history is the claim that the name ‘Macedonia’ was forbidden in Greece prior to 1988. This video provides facsimiles of Greek publications carrying the Macedonian name which were issued prior to that date.

Pseudomacedonian Propaganda Revealed: The case of Gojko Subotić’s Interview [28-IV-2009]

FYROMian TV station Sitel falsifies the spoken words of Serbian Byzantologist Gojko Subotić by adding the adjective “македонски (makedonski)” (“Macedonian”) in the subtitle of his statement on medieval Slavic teachers Clement and Naum.

FYROM’s Kanal5 TV: The Big Lie Technique Employed [14-III-2009]

FYROM’s high-rating, Skoplje-based Kanal5 TV claims that a Greek diplomat confirms existence of 2.500.000 “ethnic Macedonians” in Greece. In reality, a verbal deception worthy of Goebbels has been made in order to create an implausible assertion: take a look.

The introduction from the 17.00 o’clock news, 14-March-2009:

This afternoon in Voden*, at a press-conference, the chief of the Greek diplomacy shall explain to the journalist what she spoke to our people (sic) at the meeting in Voden. The Greek Government, regardless of the recommendations from the report of Gay McDougall, which were yesterday presented before the members of the Council for Human Rights, nevertheless remained on attitude that no Macedonians in Greece exist. According the the Greek representative in Geneva, the interference of our country and the encouragement of 2.500.000 people in Greece to confirm that they are Macedonians will bring a serious confusion and potential crash of their identity.

*Edessa