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The BBC’s “Inside the War Room” should never have been made

It is not "just a television programme"

By Annabelle Chapman  

A solder in a dramatised scene from World War Three: Inside the War Room © BBC, Gabriel Range

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With the angry crowd wielding Russian flags, it looks just like a scene from Ukraine’s eastern Donbass region. Men in balaclavas storm a local government building and remove the flags from its façade. Except this time, they are the Latvian and EU flags, and the setting…

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