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White Helmets prepare new chemical attack in Syria

Summary of Disinformation

Al-Nusra Front terrorists and White Helmets were preparing to stage a provocation, involving chemical weapons’ use, in Syria’s Idlib province in order to blame Damascus for the attack on civilians.


No evidence given. Recurring disinformation https://medium.com/dfrlab/syriahoax-part-two-kremlin-targets-white-helmets-c6ab692d4a21. The White Helmets are regularly accused of  being responsible for chemical attacks in pro-Kremlin disinformation https://euvsdisinfo.eu/disinformation-cases/?text=white+helmets&disinfo_issue=&date=, https://euvsdisinfo.eu/from-sweden-with-love/.


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Reported in: Issue 98
Date: 13.02.2018
Language: Russian
Country of Origin: Syria
Reported by: East Stratcom
Keywords: White Helmets, Chemical weapons/attack, Provocation, Syrian War, Terrorism
Outlet where the disinformation appeared: Russia Today (RT)
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