FILE - This March 30, 2020, photo provided by the Illinois Air National Guard shows members of the Guard assembling medical equipment in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in Chicago.
FILE - This March 30, 2020, photo provided by the Illinois Air National Guard shows members of the Guard assembling medical equipment in response to the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic in Chicago.

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Daily Debunk

Claim: The military will be used to forcibly administer COVID-19 vaccines when they become available.

Verdict: False

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Social Media Disinfo

NewsMeter

NewsMeter

Circulating on social media: Video with a message warning people not to take the Covid-19 vaccine as it allegedly contains a microchip which will be implanted in the body along with the dose.

Verdict: False

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