Syria: Propaganda Onslaught


As the United Nations has finally acknowledged the fact that established terrorist groups are behind the bombings in Syria, the state-funded BBC has been busted using an image from Iraq in 2003 to accompany a story about the alleged massacre of children in Syria.

I’m not one to completely discount the possibility that this could have been a wholly innocent slip-up, given the fact that the Western media in general has blindly accepted anything so-called activists report as fact without any verification whatsoever, while discounting everything the Syrian government says no matter how much evidence they might have to back it up.

However, the individual who took the photograph, a Getty photojournalist named Marco di Lauro, does not apparently think it is innocent, saying, “Someone is using someone else’s picture for propaganda on purpose.”…



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