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BBC admits ‘Ambulance Boy’ was propaganda

New pictures have emerged of Omran Daqneesh, the young Syrian boy who became a symbol of civilian suffering in the city of Aleppo last year.

A bloodied Omran was filmed after what activists said was an air strike on a rebel enclave that killed his brother.

On Sunday, he was photographed at his new home in the city, which is now under full government control.

In interviews with pro-government journalists, Omran’s father complained that he had been used as “propaganda”.

Continue: Omran Daqneesh, Aleppo’s bloodied boy, shown in new images – BBC News

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