Fact-checked by: Agência Lupa

2020/05/19 | Brazil

FALSE: The Workers Party (PT) filed a lawsuit against the government, on the STF (Supreme Court), that demands the Federal Government stop purchasing chloroquine and hydroxychloroquine.

Explanation: Although the lawsuit mentioned on this post is real, it is not asking the government to stop buying chloroquine. Actually, they request, amongst several other things, that public authorities stop using official communication channels to promote any medication which has not yet been scientifically proven effective against COVID-19.

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