Fact Check

VERA Files Fact Check tracks the false claims, flip-flops, misleading statements of public officials and figures, and debunks them with factual evidence. It also fights misinformation and disinformation spread on the internet. This project is supported by the National Endowment for Democracy (NED). VERA Files is also part of Facebook’s third-party fact-checking program.

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Reports about failed anti-Duterte protest UNSUPPORTED, MISLEADS with doctored photos

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Report on DotA 2 ban in the Philippines a PRANK

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: This video is from a Hollywood film, NOT Hong Kong

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Online post claiming Chinese hospital ship to aid ‘Ompong’ victims FALSE

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Duterte fan page MISLEADS with Red Cross relief op photos

An online post went viral after it showcased…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Pro-Marcos page MISLEADS with outdated report on Aquino plunder case

Another misleading report has been published…