|Title:||Video Shows Climate Protest in Austria, Not ‘Crisis Actors’ in Ukraine|
|Publisher:||FactCheck.org (University of Pennsylvania)|
|Date published:||March 22, 2022|
|Date updated:||March 22, 2022|
The Russian invasion of Ukraine has triggered a barrage of false claims on social media, including posts that purport to show a video of “crisis actors” portraying dead victims of the fighting. The video used in the posts is from a climate protest held in Vienna, Austria, weeks before the war in Ukraine began.