Before we begin, PBS Newshour used the term “leaked” to describe how a United Nations report reached the media, but there’s immediate skepticism surrounding that:

Stories like this, as shared by PBS Newshour, come out of the U.N. all the time so there’s really no need to “leak” them:

Not that they’re trying to help spread panic or anything!

And they have no plans to let up.

They’ve definitely been emboldened.