Fact-checked by: Taiwan FactCheck Center

2021/04/23 | Taiwan

FALSE: Russia carried out the first autopsy in the world on COVID-19 victim and announced that COVID-19 is not a virus but bacteria

Explanation: Russia is not the first country worldwide to perform autopsy on COVID-19 victim. On the website of Russian Health Ministry, it clearly states that COVID-19 is a virus.

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