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President Donald Trump, critical of the media — even calling CNN fake news — shared a fabricated news story on his Facebook page Thursday.


As of Sunday evening, the post which read: “Smart” with a link to a story indicating Kuwait has imposed its own travel ban, was still published on Trump’s page.

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Kuwait “categorically denies these claims and affirms that these reported nationalities have big communities in Kuwait and enjoy full rights,” a ministry spokesman told state news agency KUNA on Friday.

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After railing against dishonest media, President Trump shares a fake news story on his Facebook page AP Photo/Alex Brandon

Jared Leone -- Cox Media Group National Content Desk

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