Social media pages and personal accounts shared a video showing armed opposition fighters capturing Assad regime soldiers in Busr al-Harir town in Daraa countryside.
Video’s publishers said it is new and it is from Busr al-Harir which has been witnessing clashing between Assad regime and rebels.
Following a reverse-search conducted by Verify-Sy, it turns out that this video was posted on YouTube on 18 July 2013 under the title “Daraa Busr al-Harir:FSA heroes capture dozens of Assad regime soldiers”
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