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War Dataset Olympics 2022

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15 self-assessment quizzes on tips for debunking, dataset, debunker, misnformation

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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) helped carry out forced evacuations of Ukrainians to Russia.

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search author or hashtag on Social Search

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U.S. paratroopers landed in Ukraine.

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Russian-speaking residents in Donbas have been subjected to genocide.

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The U.S. is developing bioweapons designed to target ethnic Russians.

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search author or hashtag on RESEARCH GATE

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Russia did not target civilian infrastructure in Ukraine.

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The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) helped carry out forced evacuations of Ukrainians to Russia.

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A man named “Bernie Gores” was the first American casualty of the Ukraine crisis.

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Ukraine staged the attack on the hospital in Mariupol.

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Ukraine asked Poland to deport Ukrainian men of military age for them to join the frontlines

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how verifying images and videos in combating misinformation and disinformation: Google Reverse Image Search

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To spot bad and misleading information, ask yourself : How do you feel?

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The U.S. has a network of bioweapons labs in Eastern Europe.

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