23 August 2016 — Global Research
New information on the Aleppo Boy story at the very least gives it the appearance of being an elaborately staged hoax.
The obvious question is how is a breaking story possible without being anywhere near where it happened? What sources were used? What due diligence checking was done – red flags without answers! AP likely published the script and photo it was handed, functioning as an imperial press agent, mocking legitimate journalism.