Fact-checked by: LeadStories

2020/03/19 | United States

False: 5G technology caused the coronavirus.

Explanation: Historical events were conflated, and did not back up claims with real evidence.

Read the Full Article (LeadStories)

This false claim originated from: Parents for Healthcare Rights

The #CoronavirusFacts database records fact-checks published since the beginning of the COVID-19 outbreak. The pandemic and its consequences are constantly evolving and data that was accurate weeks or even days ago might have changed. Remember to check the date when the fact-check you are reading was published before sharing it.