"The fact is that many anonymous sources don’t even exist. They are fiction made up by the Fake News reporters… Enemy of the People!" Trump said in a Twitter message.
In a second post, Trump suggested that when readers see anonymous sources in a story, they should stop reading, because such reports are nothing but fiction.
When you see “anonymous source,” stop reading the story, it is fiction!— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) 29 августа 2018 г.
Trump has repeatedly called the US press "the opposition party," and refers to certain media outlets as "fake news."