Tue, 13 Apr 2021

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

Daily Debunk

Claim: The British government blocked the UK's Office for National Statistics from releasing data on deaths related to Covid-19 vaccinations.

Verdict: Missing Context

Read the full story at: Agence France-Presse

Social Media Disinfo

Check Your Fact

Check Your Fact

Circulating on social media: An image claiming to show South African President Cyril Ramaphosa receiving a COVID-19 vaccination with the cap "still on the needle."

Verdict: False

Read the full story at: Check Your Fact

Factual Reads on Coronavirus

Quick guide: COVID-19 vaccines in use and how they work

Here's a quick guide to the COVID-19 vaccines now in use around the world.

-- Live Science, March 1

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