Cold War II

Russian State Media posts bizarre MH17 fake image

In a bizarre twist in the story of the downing of Malaysian Flight 17 over Ukraine earlier this year Russian State-Controlled media channel Channel One TV posted an image that it claimed proved that a Ukrainian fighter had shot down the Boeing 777 over rebel controlled territory. The image which Channel One claims must have “come from an American or British spy satellite” appears to support the Kremlins preferred theory that MH17 was shot down by Ukrainians, to avoid the unfortunate truth that it was in all probability shot down by poorly trained rebels using Russian supplied equipment. There some problems with Channel One’s claims however. The image is a […]