Poland-Belarus: How social media posts fuelled the migrant crisis (BBC)

BBC: Poland-Belarus: How social media posts fuelled the migrant crisis. “On Monday, Poland accused Belarus of sending a large group of migrants to breach the border, calling it a major provocation. But it appears the mass move to a single crossing point may have been orchestrated by the migrants themselves, not the Belarusian authorities. Over a period of several days from late last week, Kurdish Telegram and Facebook groups with thousands of members were full of messages, telling migrants to head for a single location, with a specific purpose in mind.”

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