Braving bombs, bullets & tear gas – but still not ‘real’ journalists for Macron (VIDEOS)
In his latest attack on RT, French President Emmanuel Macron said the news outlet’s correspondents were not “real journalists.”
Some of the people he dismissed as non-professionals deliver reports while under threat from bombs and bullets.
Macron, who stonewalled RT during his election campaign, justified his attitude by accusing the channel of spreading falsehoods about him. He failed to provide any examples, however.
“They didn’t act like the media, like journalists. They behaved like deceitful propaganda,” Macron told a media conference on Monday, following a meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin.
“I have always had an exemplary relationship with foreign journalists, but they have to be real journalists.”
For Macron’s benefit, here are some of RT’s “non-journalists”: