April 14, 2024
UCSD’s Geisel Library. Picture by Chris Stone

UC San Diego on Saturday confirmed {that a} video, which appeared to point out Jewish college students evacuating a constructing after gathering to debate antisemitic threats, is a hoax.

The footage has been circulating on social media.

It was decided by college officers that the video seemed to be previous footage from a scholar authorities assembly weeks in the past. The footage was edited with different pictures to create the false narrative.

Police additionally confirmed that no such incident occurred.

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