Check Your Facts: Who Is Fatima Al Jabouri?

By Mahmoud Ghazayel and Mohamed Mekawi

Just a few days after the assassination of Lebanese political analyst and Hezbollah critic Lokman Slim, a young Iraqi journalist named Fatima Al Jabouri published an article that went viral criticizing the narrative that Hezbollah had been behind the assassination.

But who is Fatima Al Jabouri? It didn’t take much investigation to find that the so-called journalist did not have many articles published, and her social media accounts were just a few days old. The #CheckYourFacts team did some digging to see if she even exists at all. 

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