Navigating misinformation about the Israel-Hamas war

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Associated Press Israel-Hamas guide

  • The Associated Press, an independent global news organization dedicated to factual reporting, has compiled terms, background and guidance related to the Israel-Hamas war: Israel-Hamas topical guide. (AP will update the guide as needed.)

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Fact-checked viral rumors that teach you how to evaluate information

The RumorGuard website curates significant examples of misinformation, summarizes fact-checks to concisely explain the facts and offers key news literacy insights that can help you avoid falling for viral falsehoods in the future.


NLP’s collection of fact-checks and analyses of viral misinformation related to the war. — Oct. 19, 2023

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Connect with our misinformation experts

NLP has experts ready to discuss common misinformation tactics and trends, the role of social media and artificial intelligence in spreading false claims, best practices for the news media and tips for identifying misinformation and finding credible sources.

Contact Christina Veiga, senior director of media relations, to coordinate an interview.