This is NOT a Performance by a Blind Figure Skater from the US! (VIDEO)

A video clip of a fascinating performance by a figure skating couple at an international event has been viral on social media platforms, with a bizarre narration stating that such precision movements were performed, despite the male skater being blind. However, Factcrescendo team found these claims to be false. Social Media Posts Let’s look at […]

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This is NOT a Video of the Nepal Plane Crash in Pokhara!

The unfortunate news of a Yeti Airlines plane crashing in Pokhara, Nepal, sent shockwaves throughout the world during the last few days. Much content has been shared on social media since this tragic incident; among them, some misleading content is also being shared.  Social Media Posts: A video purported to be the last moments of […]

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Scenes from an ARMA-3 video game shared as Ukrainian FGM 148 javelin missile attack on Russian tanks!

The Russian invasion of Ukraine has now run into almost eight months. Despite Russia boasting of superior military power, Ukrainians have managed to stage an intense fight back and challenge the Russians, along with the military support of western countries. The war between Russia and Ukraine has been a prominent topic on international media and […]

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Video of Russian missile destroying A Ukrainian arms depot? Find out the truth…

As the Russia-Ukraine war approaches 4 months, since Russia’s invasion into Ukraine in late February, a lot of updates and events related to the ongoing situation continue to be shared on international news as well as on social media streams. We noticed a video claiming to be Russian Kinzhal missile attack on a Ukrainian arms depot […]

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2019 Video from Russia Falsely Viral As Plane Crashes In China & India

A plane Eastern Airlines Boeing 737-800 carrying more than a hundred passengers crashed in Guangxi province in southern China on 21 March.  Soon after the news of the crash went viral, a clip of a plane bursting into flames surfaced on social media claiming to be of the plane crash in China.  Again in August […]

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News report of Climate Policy protest in Vienna shared as recent visuals from Ukraine

A video which looks like the clipping of a television news report is going viral across social media as the captions claim, it shows a “dead person waking up to adjust the body bag” during the ongoing Russian invasion of Ukraine. The captions also suggest this is how Ukraine is faking the deaths of people […]

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Aftermath of 2020 Beirut blasts shared as scenes of devastation in Ukraine!

As Russia continues its invasion into Ukraine for the second week, capturing Ukraine’s second largest city, scenes of bombardments and devastation are being reported more frequently.   Misinformation related to destruction sites from Ukraine are also on the rise and our investigation revealed that one such video revealed that those were actually footage attributed to Beirut […]

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Russia-Ukraine War | Old Image of a Ukrainian Soldier Goes Viral as Wife of Ukrainian Vice President on the Frontlines…

An image of a female soldier with an assault rifle is doing rounds on social media with a claim that she is the wife of Ukraine’s Vice President on the battlefield resisting the Russian aggression. However, we found out that the image is old and is not of the wife of the vice-President of Ukraine. […]

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Old images of Ukrainian President Zelenskyy in Military Uniform Shared as Him Joining His Soldiers on The War Front…

As Ukraine battles the Russian troops to defend its sovereignty and autonomy, a barrage of images and videos claiming to be from the warzone can be seen on mainstream and social media. Over the last few days, fact checkers across the world have debunked hundreds of fake claims made on videos and photos purported to […]

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Video from 2014 shared as Russian military paratroopers landing in Ukraine

The video does not show Russian military paratroopers landing in Ukraine. This video is available on the internet since 2014. As Russian troops enter Ukraine and march towards its capital Kyiv, videos and images of blasts and attacks are being populated on the social media. Many of such videos and images are old and unrelated […]

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