The claim stems from a satirical article in the New Yorker. There is no evidence that the two have or are preparing to divorce.
Melania Trump recently posted a letter on Instagram accusing former White House senior adviser Stephanie Wolkoff of editing secretly recorded conversations to make it seem like she didn’t care about Christmas, according to the daily beast. The Justice Department also claimed that a list of materials seized during the Aug. 8 raid on Trump’s Mar-a-Lago residence was “complete and accurate.” CNN informed.
The Facebook video, viewed more than 61,000 times, claims that Melania Trump has divorced Donald Trump before going into detail about the process. “Melania just ANNOUNCED her DIVORCE with an ex boy in an interview, ex boy LAM£NTS on DISCOVERING,” the caption reads.
The caption and video content come from a satirical article published by the New Yorker September 23. The article, titled “Melania wishes she could get a divorce just by thinking about it,” is marked as a satirical article, while the caption and video lack such a disclaimer.
Check Your Fact has contacted Trump’s office for comment. This piece will be updated if an answer is provided.
This is not the first time that a satirical article has circulated on social networks as true. Check your done recently discredited a claim that suggests Donald Trump called his ex-wife Ivana’s death “highly suspicious.”