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Old Football Fans Vandalism Video Revived As Muslims Rioting In Birmingham

Old Football Fans Vandalism Video Revived As Muslims Rioting In Birmingham

The original video from Switzerland, showing violent clashes following a football match, was shared a year ago and has been revived again with the same false claim

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Claim

"Muslims attack motorists in Birmingham UK as they wanted to block the road and break their fast."

Fact

BOOM had fact checked the same claim earlier and found it to be false. The original video from Basel, Switzerland, shows violent clashes that broke out after a championship match between Basel and Lucerne football clubs near a stadium in Birsstrasse on May 19, 2018, according to news reports. Read more about the incident here and here.

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Claim

"Muslims attack motorists in Birmingham UK as they wanted to block the road and break their fast."

Fact

BOOM had fact checked the same claim earlier and found it to be false. The original video from Basel, Switzerland, shows violent clashes that broke out after a championship match between Basel and Lucerne football clubs near a stadium in Birsstrasse on May 19, 2018, according to news reports. Read more about the incident here and here.

  To read more click here

Claim Review : Muslims attack motorists in Birmingham UK as they wanted to block the road and break their fast

Fact Check : FALSE

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