German TV channel was criticized for lying about Ukraine
One of the biggest German TV ZDF, also broadcasting in Austria and Switzerland, was subjected to criticism from viewers for false Coverage of events in Ukraine, then in one of the transmission channel was shown a picture about as if the invasion of the area of the country Russian heavy machinery, informs.
according to the civil organization " standing conference of the audience, the picture posted in broadcast television channel from February 12, 2015, has already been applied in 2009 in materials, covering with weapons of the conflict in Georgia. After that, the organization created by citizens ' initiative, controlling public media, lodged a complaint against the German television channel.
"Even if the lack of photo to confirm suspicious facts is a real dilemma for nowotnik, it would be interesting to know, why is the repeated return to the illustration, which is not related to the news, but have to convince a third party of the truthfulness of the version of" invasion of armored vehicles, according to the complaint of television viewers.
reviews one of the founders of the "Permanent conference audience" Maren Muller, Coverage of events in the South-East of Ukraine by some media cannot be taken seriously.
"Coverage of events in Ukraine, the media has reached the pinnacle of imagination, it should not be taken seriously. What a responsible person does not recognize his mistakes?" says Muller.
She also said that the German media has distorted the truth about the situation in Ukraine. As example Maren Mueller cited the words of journalist ARD Udo Iliskisi about the death of 2 innocent civilians Krasnoarmeysk in the end fire "new rulers" in the East of Ukraine. Mueller also said that later the channel apologized for the error in the air.