Was a 3-year-old Palestinian child detained in 2023 in the West Bank by Israeli soldiers as shown in a video? No, that's not true: This incident did happen in the town of Hebron in the West Bank; but it happened in 2018. As recorded in t
CLAIM: A video shows Israeli soldiers placing a flag atop Gaza’s Shifa Hospital. AP’S ASSESSMENT: False.
Does a photo show American soldiers praying in 2023 "before being deployed to defend Israel"? No, that's not true: At the time of writing, U.S. soldiers were not deployed to Israel. This photo was posted on social media in 2017, six years
Photo shows “American soldiers praying for their country, for Israel before being deployed to defend Israel” in 2023.
Does a video show Hamas soldiers parachuting into Israel during the October 7, 2023, attack? No, that's not true: The footage is of a military exercise at a military academy in Egypt. The building the parachuters are shown flying around i
Did a viral photo capture the bodies of Russian soldiers mashed together into a rectangular piece of flesh "for easy transportation"? No, that's not true: The image showed previously frozen but then thawed pet food left in the streets of
Is a story about a restaurant banning these pictured veterans to establish a "safe space" authentic? No, that's not true: The article uses completely fabricated details and is illustrated with an assortment of photographs taken from vario
"1,000,000 Ukraine soldiers wiped out”
Does a viral video prove the presence of NATO forces in Ukraine in May 2023? No, that's not true: The footage, predating the Russian invasion of Ukraine, shows Afghanistan. The claim appeared in a video on TikTok on May 10, 2023. The text
A video shared on social media was filmed during evacuations from Kabul in August 2021, not in Ukraine.
“Many of these teachers are soldiers, ex-soldiers, ex-policeman.”
Did two Ukrainian soldiers driving a vehicle with a Ukrainian flag and a Nazi-style straight-armed cross on the tailgate stop a woman driving on a rural road and argue with her because she spoke Russian -- and then as she and her child be
The video is not from the ongoing Russia-Ukraine war and has been available on the internet since 2020.
By Evgenia Prodaeva Did the Russian media outlet Komsomolskaya Pravda (Young Communist League Truth) report that Ukrainians used dead Russian soldiers to assemble a battlefield image of assassinated Ukrainian nationalist leader Stepan Ban
Did the Chinese military equip its soldiers with self-destruct helmets? No, that's not true: There's no evidence from the Chinese government or from official Chinese state media that members of the military are being given helmets with th
The U.N. does not have its own military forces, nor does it operate training facilities in Ukraine.
The claim is being made on Facebook but there is no evidence it is happening.
An unrelated audio clip was played over a video from Indian Defence Minister Rajnath Singh’s visit to the LoC in 2020.
The photo shows the coffins of people killed in a grassland fire in China in December 2010 and has no connection with the December 9 clash.
Photo shows “Russian soldiers with a Ukrainian girl, celebrating their human trophy.”
There is no evidence that NATO combatants and Polish soldiers died in the Zaporizhzhia missile attack on October 8.
“North Korea sent more than 100,000 troops to Russia for the Ukraine War!”
Estimates vary from as few as 6,000 to as many as 55,000.
Did thousands of soldiers deploy on the streets of London, crossing the iconic Tower Bridge in the early hours of September 24, 2022, local time? No, that's not true: Not only were there no news reports of any such deployments in the Brit
By Uliana Malashenko Does a video of Ukrainian soldiers captured by the Russian army prove that their Ukrainian counterparts were killing civilians in Rubizhne, a town in the Luhansk region in eastern Ukraine, in spring 2022? No, that's n