Is that Darth Invader? Israeli TV channel unwittingly runs ‘live footage’ from Ukraine… showing a crash-landed TIE fighter from Star Wars
- Channel 13 showed the clip of Star Wars stormtroopers standing by the aircraft
- The original video was made as an advert promoting a new Star Wars TV channel
- An investigation has been launched and the editor has been suspended
Published: 23:36 AEDT, 4 March 2022 | Updated: 00:24 AEDT, 5 March 2022
The clip even shows stormtroopers standing beside the Imperial aircraft on a snowy road.
An investigation at Channel 13 has been launched and the editor has been suspended after the video was aired during a montage of destruction in Ukraine.