2014 video of blast shared as Russian shelling on Ukraine.

The viral video does not show the recent blast at the Azot plant in Severodonetsk in Ukraine. The assault on Severodonetsk in Ukraine continues Russian shelling caused a huge explosion at a chemical plant. Amidst this, a video showing a blast followed by fire and smoke is widely circulating on social media with the claim […]

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Video of Blast from Gujarat Falsely Viral as an Incident from Ghaziabad 

A video of a blast is going viral on social media with a claim that it was from a factory in Dashna, Ghaziabad.  Fact Crescendo found the claim to be false. The video is not from Ghaziabad but from Vadodara.  WHAT’S THE CLAIM? In the viral video, multiple blasts can be heard and huge clouds […]

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Image of Israeli Airstrike in 2021 from Gaza goes viral as Russian Airstrike on Ukraine

The image has no relation with the ongoing conflict between Russia and Ukraine. The image is of a 2021 Israeli airstrike in Gaza. Russia attacked parts of Ukraine today in the warning sending the whole world into frenzy. In a televised speech, Mr Putin announced a “military operation” in Ukraine’s eastern Donbas region.  As the […]

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This blast took place in Tiajin, China in 2015- Before COVID-19 Outbreak

Ever since, the World Health Organisation (WHO) has declared Novel Coronavirus as a public health emergency of international concern, the internet is flooded with old and unrelated content adding up to the chaos among the masses. Social media is overflowing with several false narratives providing cures and causes of how the disease originated and spread […]

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