Pro-Assad regime personal accounts and social media news pages shared today, a video recording showing a number of children appearing to be falling and choking, during the recording also appeared young men dressed in white and performing paramedics.
The recording publishers said that it shows "terrorists supported by the United States and Britain" as they train children to act the scenes of suffocation by chemical attacks and to fabricate news about it.
Verify-Sy would like to draw the attention of the followers to the fact that the above-mentioned recording was filmed during a children's play staged in the city of Kafr Batna in eastern Ghouta, Damascus, in September 2013.
Verify-Sy attaching a recording of the mentioned play posted on You Tube since 19/9/2013 for the play "Chemical, and World inaction" in the Carnival of the Future Children organized by a voluntary group to entertain and draw smiles on children's faces in Kafr Batna in Eastern Ghouta of Damascus.
Verify Media Platform (Verify) is an independent and unbiased platform specialized in fact-checking established in Syria in early 2016 to counter the spread of misinformation. We envision a democratic society that ensures citizens' right to access the truth without distortion or misleading.
Verify is registered in Turkey as an NGO under the number 27-027-110 and the name “Doğru Medya Derneği” in late 2021. In addition, Verify is a verified signatory of the International Fact-Checker Network (IFCN) and a trusted partner of Facebook in the MENA region since 2019.