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Posts mislead about coronavirus response in Canada, Japan, Germany

Published on 20/09/2021 at 17:41

Facebook posts say Canada's Alberta province lifted all coronavirus pandemic measures, Germany suspended licenses for Covid-19 vaccines, and Japan is recommending the drug ivermectin as a treatment for the disease. But the posts -- some of which include claims about Romania as well as Denmark -- repeat inaccurate assertions that have been previously fact-checked by AFP.