See Local News
Get Balanced News From Your U.S. State.
See Local News
See all locals

‘Ghost of Kyiv’: Is the mysterious Ukrainian fighter pilot real?

Posted on AllSides February 28th, 2022
From The Left

Social media has been ablaze with outlandish claims of a pilot known as the “Ghost of Kyiv” who is reportedly traversing the skies and taking down Russian jets – but does the Ukrainian flyer really exist?

A number of videos posted to Twitter showed a jet soaring through the sky, amid speculation the pilot downed six Russian planes on the first day of Vladimir Putin’s war with Ukraine.

A photo purporting to show the MiG-29 fighter pilot was tweeted on Friday by former Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko, adding to speculation the exploits...

Read full story

AllSides Picks

More News about Fake News from the Left, Center and Right

From the Left

From the Center

From the Right