Misleading: This video of Hong Kong kindergarteners conducting Chinese flag-raising ceremony was filmed years ago

Online posts claimed the Chinese Communist Party started “brainwashing” kids in Hong Kong recently, backed with a video of kindergarten pupils in a flag-raising ceremony. However, it was produced in 2015, according to a media interview with the kindergarten principal.

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Misleading: This video does not show Mexican immigrants in “storage containers” in the US; it shows mobile homes at a quarantine site in China

A tweet suggested the U.S. President Joe Biden has created what looks like “concentration camps” at the U.S.-Mexican border but the embedded video clip actually shows a COVID-19 quarantine site in Yunnan province, China.

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Misleading: US health agency did not find Chinese herbal medicine 连花清瘟 effective in COVID-19 treatment

The study in question was actually conducted by researchers in China and published in a journal by a Dutch company.

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