Thai social media users share old photo of Rohingya refugees in posts about Myanmar unrest

Published on 06/04/2021 at 06:00

A photo has been shared hundreds of times in multiple Facebook, Twitter and online forum postsĀ alongside a claim it shows a Rohingya woman killed duringĀ anti-coup protests in Myanmar in 2021. The claim is false: the photo has circulated since at least 2017 in online posts unrelated to the recent coup in Myanmar.