The Wall Street Journal has issued a correction regarding part of its report on Warsaw's Independence March.
The Wall Street Journal told a reporter from thenews.pl in an email: ”An earlier version of this article incorrectly stated the banner hung over a Warsaw bridge".
The Daily Caller website reported that Wall Street Journal reporter Drew Hinshaw said: “We never said that banner was at the march.
"Pray for an Islamic Holocaust": Tens of thousands from Europe’s far right march in Poland https://t.co/xdNdPt3nVC— Washington Post (@washingtonpost) 13 listopada 2017
The Daily Caller added that “unclear and incorrect language” in the Wall Street Journal report “led to rampant inaccuracies in reports published by CNN, The Washington Post" and other outlets.
This is lie! You have linked this old incident from Poznan (2015 - „pray for Islamic Holocaust” banner on the bridge) with the Polish March of Independence 2017! How it is possible that the newspaper doesn’t verify the information? The slogan of this March was — „We want God”. pic.twitter.com/u3AekqrWZ7— Tomasz Łysiak (@TomaszLysiak) 13 listopada 2017