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Trump defends claim children 'virtually immune' to coronavirus


President Donald Trump has defended his claim that children are 'virtually immune' to coronavirus.

Facebook has deleted a post by US President Donald Trump for the first time, saying it violated its policy against spreading misinformation about the coronavirus.

The post in question featured a link to a Fox News video in which Mr Trump says children are "virtually immune" to the virus.

Facebook said the "video includes false claims that a group of people is immune from Covid-19 which is a violation of our policies around harmful Covid misinformation".

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