ABC News slaughter in Syria video : A “Slaughter in Syria” titled video broadcasted on ABC News Bulletin has turned out to be fake.
ABC News has broadcasted a video claiming the footages were recorded during Turkey’s military offensive against YPG-held areas.
However it turned out that footages in the video had been taken during a gun range test conducted in Kentucky in 2017.
ABC News viewers expressed their reactions after the fake news video was disclosed.
On the other hand, following the criticism over the fake news video, a detailed apology text has been published on the official website of the news outlet.