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Social-media giants face pressure to remove rumors of 5G spreading Covid-19 amid arson attacks

By Matthew Newman
  • 05 Apr 2020 12:01
  • 05 Apr 2020 12:15
Social-media companies are facing pressure today from the UK government and mobile phone companies to take “swift action” to stop the spread of rumors about a conspiracy theory linking 5G technology and Covid-19.

UK police are investigating several arson attacks against 5G infrastructure following fake news circulating on social-media platforms that radiation from

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