Truth or Fake

Covid-19: A staged burial in Brazil?

Alors que la crise sanitaire s'accentue au Brésil, une vidéo accuse les journalistes de fabriquer des reportages sur de faux enterrements.
Alors que la crise sanitaire s'accentue au Brésil, une vidéo accuse les journalistes de fabriquer des reportages sur de faux enterrements. © Studio graphique FMM

As the health crisis in Brazil deepens, are journalists fabricating false reports of burials of people who died of Covid-19? This is the claim of a video shared on WhatsApp and Facebook.

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Brazil continues to sink into a health crisis. On 6 April, a threshold was hit for the first time, with more than 4,000 deaths from Covid-19 recorded in one day. In the latest episode of Truth or Fake, Tristan Werkmeister looked into a video accusing journalists of staging burials. 

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