Truth Is The First Casualty Of War: Nagorno-Karabakh And Media Misinformation
Date Written: 19/04/2016
Year Published: 2016
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX19273
The Crimean War, in mid-19th century, introduced the world to the cardigan, the raglan jersey, and the balaclava headdress. It also introduced a new profession: the foreign correspondent. And almost immediately after the war the axiom "truth is the first casualty of war" was born because of the falsehoods spread by foreign correspondents on both sides.