Israel-Gaza fake news: Tracking the spread of misinformation on the war – live

Misleading TikTok Video of a Shivering Dog: A TikTok video featured a shaking dog refusing to eat, with a message implying that it was the consequence of an Israeli attack on Gaza. Snopes fact-checking discovered that the video first emerged on TikTok without any mention of an Israeli bombing. This instance emphasizes the importance of thoroughly evaluating social media content, since disinformation may readily be connected to emotionally powerful imagery to create misleading narratives.