Fact-checked by: Maldita.es

2020/05/23 | Spain, United States

FALSE: An image of a cactus-shaped antenna claiming that it is a 5G antenna and that they hide them so that “people do not realize that they are radioactive and emit electromagnetic frequency waves”.

Explanation: The photo is not current, nor is it a 5G antenna. It is not taken either in Colombia or in Mexico, but in Arizona, United States in 2009.

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