In July 2021, French president Emmanuel Macron announced mandatory Covid vaccinations for health workers, office staff and volunteers. He also extended the use of a “health pass”, as France deals with the Covid-19 pandemic.
Following the announcement, tens of thousands took to the streets in protest across France.
The caption to this video reads: “Resistance begins to mount against president Macron’s plan for mandatory Covid vaccinations of all French citizens.”
But in the video a person speaking in Kiswahili can be heard saying “ebu angalia wale”. This means “look at those people”.
University of Nairobi protests
A Google reverse image search of the video revealed that the video was, in fact, filmed in Kenya, where Kiswahili is an official language.
The protest in the video has nothing to do with France.
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