A computer screen with four YouTube windows displaying combat clips from Arma 3’s war-themed video games. Photo: AFP
A computer screen with four YouTube windows displaying combat clips from Arma 3’s war-themed video games. Photo: AFP
Ukraine war

Arma 3 video game footage fuels misinformation about Russia-Ukraine war

  • Footage from the war-themed Arma 3 video game has been used repeatedly in recent months in fake videos about the war in Ukraine
  • The game’s creator, Bohemia Interactive, said it has been flagging these videos to platform providers but it’s ‘very ineffective’

A computer screen with four YouTube windows displaying combat clips from Arma 3’s war-themed video games. Photo: AFP
A computer screen with four YouTube windows displaying combat clips from Arma 3’s war-themed video games. Photo: AFP
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