COVID-19 Watch

Our coverage of mis- and disinformation about the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, including fact checks and fact sheets.

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: ‘CNN report’ on COVID-19 vaccine injection to the penis FAKE

The fake report stated that the claim is based on…

VERA FILES YEARENDER: Five red flags to look out for in COVID-19 vaccine misinformation

After months of expedited clinical trials, several…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Filipina vlogger makes INCORRECT claim about US health agency report on SARS-CoV-2

A month-old video of Facebook page Lynn Channel…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB post MISLEADS with unrelated photos to show impact of Pfizer vaccine

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration did not…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB post claiming Pfizer trial deaths were ‘effect’ of vaccine MISLEADING

A Facebook (FB) post by a local netizen claiming…

Managing 'infodemic' on COVID-19 equally important as vaccines, PPEs ─ WHO

Over 71 million cases and 1.6 million deaths due…