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: ‘ABS-CBN’ advisory on extended community quarantine ‘until May’ FAKE

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Duterte flip-flops on power of local gov’t in handling COVID-19

In just four days, President Rodrigo Duterte went…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB post claiming Italy has ‘no more doctors’ FALSE

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Viral photo of newly-developed COVID-19 ‘vaccine’ NOT TRUE; it’s a testing kit

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB posts about coronavirus dead in Italy MISLEAD with old, unrelated photo

The photo shows coffins of victims of a 2013…

VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Posts showing ‘Italian army’ moving COVID-19 corpses FALSELY use photos from France

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