Russian and Chinese state media are using their Arabic channels to spread the conspiracy that Covid-19 is an American biological weapon. One Russian report has gone viral and been viewed more than 1 million times. But a small group of young Arab activists – led by an Iraqi refugee living in New York – are fighting back against those falsehoods and other forms of misinformation about the pandemic.
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Russia And China Spread Coronavirus Conspiracies About US In Middle East | NBC News