How the BBC verified that video of a grisly murder in Cameroon, step-by-step | Poynter

How the BBC verified that video of a grisly murder in Cameroon, step-by-step | Poynter

So the BBC started looking into the video, which allegedly took place in Cameroon. In July, when the video first went viral, the government there dismissed the allegations as “fake news” on the basis that the soldiers depicted were not wearing the right gear or carrying the right weapons.