Facebook pages circulated footage that shows gunfire in a square of a building, reporting that it shows executions of civilians in the areas recently captured by Turkey in northern Syria.
The video shows armed men dressed in military uniform shooting at other people, which coincided with “Allahu Akbar” shouts.
Verify-Sy platform inspected the video and found that it is not related to the recent Turkish military campaign east of the Euphrates or the Turkish-backed opposition factions. In fact, it shows the incident of executing a man called Zaino Barry by opposition factions in late July 2012.
After seizing control of large portions of the city of Aleppo in 2012, opposition armed groups arrested members of the Barry family; senior members of the family has been accused of forming and leading pro-Assad unofficial militias, which contributed to suppressing peaceful demonstrations in Aleppo.
It is a media project whose idea came from the reality of the spread of the alternative media institutions, which daily inject a huge amount of news and pictures related to the Syrian issue, which we care about in the first place. In the absence of censorship of these institutions, we see and read many false and false news, From his credibility to the neutral and sympathetic audience of the revolution from non-Syrians, and even to his audience of dissident Syrians,