Syria, the infox war

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Photo taken in Kurdish-run al-Hol camp, home to suspected relatives of Islamic State (IS) fighters, in northeastern Syria's Hasakeh governorate on March 3, 2021. AFP - DELIL SOULEIMAN

By: François Bernard

21 mins

Ten years ago, the Arab Spring was invited to Syria.

It was a peaceful protest initially.

It turned into a civil war.

And since then, disinformation has been used massively: foreign conspiracy theory, denial of war crimes, all-out propaganda. 


In the program

Interview with Marie Peltier, historian, teacher, author of "Obsession. Behind the scenes of the conspiracy story" at Editions Inculte.

United States: the infox of the “true inauguration day” and the domestic terrorist threat.

Sophie Malibeaux's chronicle

The editorial staff of Observateurs de France 24 analyzes a video of Mars (click trap) published even before the Perseverance robot, which had just arrived, landed on the red planet.

Alexandre capron


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