Disinfo: The US is soon launching a new terrorist group in…

Summary

The US is soon launching a new terrorist group in the Middle East. It was created by them in the same way as they created and support ISIS.

Disproof

Czech translation of the Fars article above.

publication/media

  • Reported in: Issue76
  • DATE OF PUBLICATION: 04/07/2017
  • Language/target audience: Czech
  • Country: US
  • Keywords: Middle East, Terrorism, Daesh

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Disproof

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