Quick Check: Old and unrelated video from Azerbaijan shared as ‘Police implementing lockdown in Spain’


A video of Police beating and arresting people is being shared with a claim that it shows Police strictly implementing COVID-19 lockdown in Spain. FACTLY has found that the video was taken in October 2019 in Azerbaijan, not Spain. In the video, the Police were dispersing a protest .

Claim – Facebook post (archived)
Fact – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZVYQyjwuE0

The story first appeared  here