The CoronaVirusFacts/DatosCoronaVirus Alliance Database

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Fact-Checked by: Vistinomer

2021/04/13 | North Macedonia

FALSE: The video claims: Indian doctors blame Gates for the campaign that resulted in a polio epidemic caused by polio vaccines. Over 496 thousand children were paralyzed from 2000 to 2017. In 2017, the Indian government abolished Gates’ vaccination and expelled him from the board. The rate of polio has plummeted. In the video, the narrator claims that in 2014 the Bill Gates Foundation funded the testing of an experimental HPV vaccine on 23,000 girls from remote Indian provinces. 1,200 of them have serious side effects, autoimmune diseases and fertility problems. Seven have died.

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