BBC breaks down investigation into a mass killing in viral Twitter thread

28 September 2018

Digital Content

The BBC has used a series of GIFs, videos, and images to break down its investigation into a video of two women and two children being shot by soldiers.

The clip, which appeared on social media in July, quickly went viral and sparked outrage and speculation. In a detailed Twitter thread posted on Monday, BBC News Africa explained how journalists used a combination of sources, geographical clues, and online detective work to establish where the footage was filmed, when the killings took place, and who was involved. Read the full article on Mashable here.