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: Trillanes DID NOT leak Tulfo siblings' DOT issue

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Kuwait DID NOT get on its knees to ask forgiveness from Duterte after diplomatic row

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Duterte revises earlier claim about foreign service degree

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Kuwait DID NOT ask Duterte for a favor amid diplomatic row

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Kuwait DID NOT YIELD to Duterte in diplomatic row

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Online post claiming 'yellow' bishop dissuaded voters from supporting Duterte FALSE

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