1000’s of civilians have been killed on either side of the bloody battle triggered when Hamas gunmen launched an unprecedented assault on Israel on October 7 from the Gaza Strip, seizing greater than 220 hostages. A video circulating on social media displaying chaotic scenes, nevertheless, will not be associated to the battle. The footage in reality reveals clips from a spiritual pageant in India and an oil tanker explosion in Nigeria.
“Israel battle state of affairs at this time,” reads a Burmese-language Facebook post from October 9 which has greater than 2,800 shares.
The video reveals enormous crowds of individuals packed collectively on the street, pushing and shoving. It then cuts to a clip of giant fires blazing subsequent to a busy street.
Textual content superimposed on the video says “Proper now in Israel” in Burmese and Portuguese.