ABC Admits To Using Fake Footage Of Kurdish 'Slaughter'

Update: ABC News has admitted to using the fake footage and has removed it. While not apologizing, they 'regret the error.'

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ABC News was just busted using two year old gun range footage while reporting on Turkey 'slaughtering' the kurds in the wake of a US withdrawal from the region. 

This video right here appearing to show Turkey's military bombing Kurd civilians in a Syrian border town. The Kurds, who fought alongside the US against ISIS now horrific reports of atrocities committed by Turkish-backed fighters on those very allies" -ABC News 

For comparison, here's the ABC News report Update: different embed, as ABC News pulled the original.

And here's the footage they used - from the Knob Creek gun range in West Point, Kentucky in 2017. 

Whoops!

Just a simple editing room oversight, we're sure.