A child rescue video purporting to show a Palestinian child being bombed by Israel during the ongoing conflict between Israel and the Hamas terrorists has gone viral.
Verified accounts on twitter, including Firdaus Fiza (“@fizaiq“) tweeted that it’s heartbreaking to watch the sensitive video. The user claimed that the video is from the current Israel- Palestine conflict. She further added the popular hashtags #FreePalestineFromIsrael #CeasefireInGazaNOW #IsraelTerrorism #غزة_مقبرة_الدبابات in relation to the current war. The tweet was made on Nov 14, 2023 and has received an about 17.3k views on X. The archive can be read from above.
What is the Actual Truth about the Video? : Fact
The truth is that this video was captured during the devastating earthquake that struck Turkey and other regions in February of this year. A few days prior, the last part of the video was making the same false claims that it did. It is not at all related to the Palestinian child being bombed by Israel during the ongoing conflict.
The video was posted on Instagram by yillarin_yoorgunu on Feb 8, 2023.
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D-Intent’s Fact-Checking Results:
1339— D-Intent Data (@dintentdata) November 15, 2023
FACT: A video of child rescue has been shared, claiming to be of a Palestinian kid suffering Israeli bombing in the ongoing war between #Hamas terrorists and #Israel. The fact is that this video is from the deadly earthquake that hit Turkey (1/2) pic.twitter.com/hv1c9NXL6j
Propagandists are circulating old videos from different locations to set their propaganda against Israel.
Claim : A video of a child rescue has gone viral, purporting to show a Palestinian child being bombed by Israel in the ongoing conflict between Hamas terrorists and Israel.
Fact : This video, in fact, is from the deadly earthquake that struck Turkey and other regions earlier this year in February. A few days ago, the final segment of the video was circulated with similar deceptive claims. It has nothing to do with child rescue video of a Palestinian child.