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Foreign media filmed a staged scene of another false chemical attack in Syria

Summary of Disinformation

Correspondents and workers of foreign media filmed a staged scene in which a family died after an alleged “chemical attack” of Syrian troops in the village of Morek, in the province of Hama, according to chief of the Russian Centre for Reconciliation in Syria.


No evidence is provided to support the claim. Accusations of staged scenes and filming of allegedly false chemical attacks in Syria are a recurring narrative in Russian propaganda.

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Reported in: Issue 146
Date: 24.04.2019
Language: Spanish, Castilian
Country: Syria
Keywords: White Helmets, Chemical weapons/attack
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Sputnik Spanish
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