Fact-checked by: Animal Político

2020/03/20 | Mexico

FALSE: The Mexican government is going to spray the residents with toxic substances. They will also inject villagers with COVID-19. Consequently, some residents closed roads.

Explanation: The authorities have already denied these claims. This disinformation is a mixture of other false statements that have also already been denied.

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This false claim originated from: Facebook, Whatsapp, posters

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