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: 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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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: FB post on Trump announcing launch of ‘COVID-19 vaccine’ NOT TRUE

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VERA FILES FACT CHECK: Report claiming singer Bamboo ‘dead’ NOT TRUE

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