Fact-checked by: Maldita.es

2021/02/12 | Spain

FALSE: Document that says Salvador Illa, candidate of the Spanish socialist party in the Catalan elections, tested positive for COVID-19 on February 6

Explanation: The hospital and the party deny it

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