In Call of Duty Modern Warfare a controversial US attack was attributed to Russia

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Although the history of Call of Duty Modern Warfare is to be considered fictitious, a part of it is still inspired by real situations, and one, in particular, is causing some controversy because it would change the responsibility of an attack considered rather controversial.

This is a move made by the United States during the Gulf War in 1991, which concerns the so-called ” Death Highway ” in Kuwait. At the time the US attacked the country’s Highway 80, which at that time was used by retreating Iraqi troops, is believed along with some civilians. About 350 people were killed in the massacre.

The same location is present in Call of Duty Modern Warfare, but it is used as the scene of a Russian attack on innocent civilians. “The Russians bombed it during the invasion, killing people trying to flee,” one of the characters in a dialogue says in the game.

This is a move that will probably not dispel the controversy over video games, after the sale of Call of Duty Modern Warfare was banned in Russia. What do you think of the situation?

Meanwhile, to learn more about the game, you can definitely take a look at our review of Call of Duty Modern Warfare. If instead, you were finding it difficult to progress, on our site you will also find the guide to level up quickly in COD Modern Warfare.