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1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (115 sites): Voice of America – English: Infodemic: Facemasks Don’t Contain Tracking Devices

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Fake news about the coronavirus can do real harm. is spotlighting fact-checks from other reliable sources here​.

Daily Debunk

Claim: Face masks contain tracking devices.

Vedict: False

Read the full story at: Reuters


Social Media Disinfo




Circulating on social media: Bill Gates admitted to making $200 billion from his charitable foundation’s investment in vaccines.

Verdict: Misleading

Read the full story at: Agence France-Presse


Factual Reads on Coronavirus

A layperson’s guide to how — and when — a Covid-19 vaccine could be authorized
This story is based on interviews as well as on documents the drug makers have released detailing their clinical trial plans.
— Stat, September 28

‘Close to 100% accuracy’: Helsinki airport uses sniffer dogs to detect Covid
Researchers running Helsinki pilot scheme say dogs can identify virus in seconds.
— The Guardian, September 24

Voice of America – English

1. Russia from Michael_Novakhov (115 sites)