This video shows a 2017 protest in Bangladesh against the treatment of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar

Published on 23/09/2020 at 12:55

A video of a large crowd marching through the street has been viewed thousands of times in multiple Facebook posts that claim the footage shows demonstrators in the Indian city of Kolkata chanting Islamic slogans. The claim is false; the video actually shows a protest in Bangladesh against the treatment of Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar in September 2017.