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Thousands of children are secretly being held captive by the rich and powerful, trafficked in tunnels under major cities in the U.S.

The Facebook report confirms that QAnon has been spreading coordinated conspiracy theories which refute the claim.

The Facebook report confirms that QAnon has been spreading coordinated conspiracy theories which refute the claim.It is reported that the virus-related conspiracy theories have been circulating on social media since the pandemic began, which included Bill Gates, 5G wireless technology, the United Nations and President Donald Trump’s political foes. It quoted Alex Friedfeld, an investigative researcher saying that quarantine conditions are ripe for conspiracy theories as people have abundant free time. It said that the #FilmYourHospital campaign belongs to followers of 'QAnon' which has been spreading wild theories such as children being held in captive by the rich Democrats.

Summary of April 2020 Findings by Facebook said that they have removed 5 Pages, 20 Facebook accounts, and 6 Groups that originated in the U.S. and the investigation revealed that individuals associated with the QAnon network are spreading the conspiracy theories to affect the elections.

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