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HINDI TOTOO: GMA nawalan ng P28M nang tumanggi si Marcos Jr. sa Soho interview

HINDI TOTOO: GMA nawalan ng P28M nang tumanggi si Marcos Jr. sa Soho interview
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FALSE: Singapore refuses to pay loans from PH during Marcos regime

FALSE: Singapore refuses to pay loans from PH during Marcos regime

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HINDI TOTOO: Substitute bill ni Marcos Jr. naging Bangsamoro Organic Law

HINDI TOTOO: Substitute bill ni Marcos Jr. naging Bangsamoro Organic Law
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FALSE: Kris Aquino dies in America on January 23

FALSE: Kris Aquino dies in America on January 23

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KULANG SA KONTEKSTO: Sinabi ni Robredo, ‘’Pag naging pangulo ako walang magbabago’

KULANG SA KONTEKSTO: Sinabi ni Robredo, ‘’Pag naging pangulo ako walang magbabago’
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FALSE: Ferdinand Marcos wrote the 1973 Constitution

FALSE: Ferdinand Marcos wrote the 1973 Constitution

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KULANG SA KONTEKSTO: May nakasampang kaso laban kay Robredo

KULANG SA KONTEKSTO: May nakasampang kaso laban kay Robredo
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MISSING CONTEXT: Duterte says COVID-19 booster shots not needed

MISSING CONTEXT: Duterte says COVID-19 booster shots not needed

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FALSE: Robredo says Duterte will declare martial law or ‘total lockdown’

FALSE: Robredo says Duterte will declare martial law or ‘total lockdown’
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FALSE: Filipinos can register for COVID-19 vaccination exemption cards

FALSE: Filipinos can register for COVID-19 vaccination exemption cards