This video shows mass prayers in Russia during Ramadan 2019

Published on 06/05/2021 at 08:52

A video has been viewed hundreds of thousands of times on Facebook along with a claim that it shows Muslims in Russia praying without masks or social distancing during Ramadan in 2021, amid the pandemic. The claim is false: the video is actually from 2019, before Covid-19 lockdowns, social distancing and masks became standard practice in many countries.