Fact-checked by: AFP

2021/03/08 | France, Argentina

FALSE: In a YouTube clip, David Icke, who is known for promoting conspiracy theories, presents himself as a researcher and claims that the Covid-19 pandemic was orchestrated by supernatural forces attempting to “dismantle” the world economic system and “control” the population using new technologies like 5G.

Explanation: The popular conspiracy theories are based on false and misleading claims, as several experts told AFP Fact Check.

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This false claim originated from: Facebook

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