FACT-CHECK: Viral Video Of Israeli Forces Bombing Gaza Building In Retaliation Is MISLEADING

Amid the escalation of tension between Israel and Palestine on Saturday (October 7, 2023), a viral video said to depict retaliatory military strikes in Gaza is misleading, checks by THE WHISTLER has shown.

The video shared on X, formerly Twitter, by @blogsroom, a pro-Israel propaganda account, showed the moment a 2-storey building was hit by a missile.

The video was captioned, “LATEST: Israel air force bombing a building in #Gaza , #Palestine Israel Retaliating 🔥”

As of the time of writing this report, the video has been viewed more than 800 thousand times.