ABC News Caught Faking Footage of Turkey Assault on Kurds, Deletes Video and Admits Mistake

A segment on ABC News’ “World News Tonight” that aired Sunday showed video of a years-old military weapons demonstration in Kentucky and described the footage as being of a Turkish attack in Syria.

In the segment, anchor Tom Llamas portrays the video as an attack by the Turkish military on Kurdish civilians in northern Syria, Gizmodo reported.

“This video, right here, appearing to show Turkey’s military bombing Kurd civilians in a Syrian border town,” Llamas says.

ABC News Caught Faking Footage of Turkey Assault on Kurds, Deletes Video and Admits Mistake

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