Fact-checked by: FactCheck Georgia

2020/11/18 | Georgia

FALSE: According to the newspaper “The Sovereign Independent”, Bill Gates is planning to depopulate the world through forced vaccination.

Explanation: During a speech at the TED talk in February 2011 Bill Gates said the regulation of population growth is crucial. This will be possible by inventing the necessary vaccines and creating a strong health care system.

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