Fact-checked by: FactCheck.org

2021/07/26 | United States

FALSE: These are planned COVID-19 variants – just look at the dates when they will be ‘released’ to the media.

Explanation: The timetable doesn’t square with the actual timing of when SARS-CoV-2 variants have been identified and labeled to date.

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