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French TV claims photos from 2005 showed damage from Israel's Gaza operation
Haaretz ^ | 1/6/9 | Haaretz Service

Posted on 01/06/2009 3:00:59 PM PST by SmithL

French public television network France 2 on Tuesday revealed they had aired photographs that allegedly showed destruction caused by the Israel Air Force during Operation Cast Lead, which were in fact taken during a different incident in 2005, one in which Gaza civilians were killed by an explosion caused by militants in the Strip.

(Excerpt) Read more at haaretz.com ...


TOPICS: Foreign Affairs; Israel; News/Current Events; War on Terror
KEYWORDS: france; gaza; lyingmedia; media; propaganda

1 posted on 01/06/2009 3:01:00 PM PST by SmithL
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To: SmithL

An earlier post shows Rooters ‘photoshopping’ and making up false captions again...


2 posted on 01/06/2009 3:02:33 PM PST by xcamel (The urge to save humanity is always a false front for the urge to rule it. - H. L. Mencken)
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To: SmithL

Here is the article from Le Figaro,

with the video in question

http://www.lefigaro.fr/medias/2009/01/06/04002-20090106ARTFIG00380-gaza-france-piegee-par-des-images-de-propagande-.php


3 posted on 01/06/2009 3:07:49 PM PST by Shermy ("The whole world has financed the United States, ...they have a reciprocal debt with the planet.")
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To: SmithL

The MSM hates Israel. It will do anything. Tasteless and untruthful. Lying sacks of wildebeest scat.


4 posted on 01/06/2009 3:12:24 PM PST by shankbear (Al-Qaeda grew while Monica blew)
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To: SmithL

Here’s the site Figaro says broke the story

http://www.lepost.fr/article/2009/01/05/1374824_gaza-la-video-amateur-qui-accuse-est-une-intox.html


5 posted on 01/06/2009 3:17:27 PM PST by Shermy ("The whole world has financed the United States, ...they have a reciprocal debt with the planet.")
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To: Shermy

The french are so naive it’s laughable.


6 posted on 01/06/2009 3:35:18 PM PST by paristwelve
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To: paristwelve

I still think the French were behind the fake Uranium bill of sale that got blamed on the US.


7 posted on 01/06/2009 3:59:09 PM PST by icwhatudo
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To: SmithL

Must be the same channel which was proven guilty of faking the shooting of a young palestinian and his father on video?


8 posted on 01/06/2009 11:05:57 PM PST by Publius6961 (Change is not a plan; Hope is not a strategy.)
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