Fact-checked by: Infact

2020/10/07 | Japan

FALSE: The New York Times reports that “90% of positive PCR tests were false positives.

Explanation: The New York Times only reported that PCR testing in the United States is too accurate and may include a large number of people with low viral load who had no need for quarantine or other treatments, and did not report not that "90% of people are misdiagnosed".

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