Noted YouTube “scambuster” Kitboga (2.2 million subscribers) has posted the video below showing many examples of viral TikTok videos purporting to be scenes of war in Ukraine. These videos are mostly clips from video games or from other wars. Many of these posts are being used to raise money for fake charities.
Kit explains the various scams that are being used to raise money on TikTok, YouTube, and other platforms.
There are actual videos of the war, but everyone needs to be skeptical and ask for sources.
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