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Test JP v1 to test transit to website - Majority of respondents in Hart van Nederland poll wanted new coronavirus measures, not cabinet resignation

Updated on 16/10/2020 at 17:01

A supposed screenshot of a Hart van Nederland article claiming that three quarters of a polled audience want the government to resign was shared hundreds of times on Facebook over the last three days. But the image is doctored. The actual headline of the article said three quarters of respondents wanted the government to introduce new measures to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus, not resign.The truth behind the news!” the caption in a Facebook post, shared more than 600 times since October 12, 2020 says.