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Claim: The Pfizer's COVID-19 vaccine is made using DNA from pigs, monkeys and "all kinds of other animals."
Read the full story at: Newsweek
Social Media Disinfo
Circulating on social media: Claim that South Korean frontline health workers are paid US $13.35 per day during the coronavirus pandemic.
Read the full story at: AFP Fact Check
Factual Reads on Coronavirus
EXPLAINER: Are new coronavirus strains cause for concern?
-- The Associated Press, December 20