Exposure - Gaddafi And The IRA

Ofcom to investigate ITV-ArmA documentary mix-up

Media Regulator Ofcom is to investigate UK broadcaster ITV after it mistakenly aired footage of Bohemia Interactive’s ArmA 2 as real-life footage of the IRA shooting down a helicopter with weapons provided by now-deposed Libyan leader Colonel Gadaffi. The footage was aired as part of the first episode of real-affairs show Exposure: Gadaffi and the […]

9 years ago

Exposure - Gaddafi And The IRA headlines

  • ITV mistakes ARMA 2 as 'Secret IRA Terrorism Footage'

    An ITV documentary which aired in the UK on September 26 – and looked into claims that the deposed autocratic ruler of Libya, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, supported the IRA – was found to contain footage of a helicopter being shot down from a video game instead of actual, raw footage of the event in question.

    9 years ago