Twitter posts suggest the US is behind Nord Stream pipeline ‘sabotage’
30 September 2022 | 2:55 pm
A video circulating on Twitter erroneously suggests that US military bomber jets were seen flying over eastern Germany earlier this week, feeding Russian allegations of US "sabotage" of the Nord Stream pipelines. We tell you more in this edition of Truth or Fake.
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