Saturday, 17 December 2016

Images of Children in War Misused to Create Empathy with Viewers


Heartbreaking stories of children in the Aleppo warzone seem to be a useful tool in the mainstream media campaign against Syria and Russia. Bana al-Abed, aged 7, is one such medium – despite questions over her tweets' agenda and who’s really behind them.



Bana's account is likely coming from outside of Aleppo. Communications inside Aleppo have been jammed or made unavailable, but yet there seems to be no trouble when it comes to this (fake) social media source.

Related:

Syrian War Report – December 15, 2016: ISIS Encircles Govt Forces West Of Palmyra


[Posted at the SpookyWeather blog, December 17th, 2016.]

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