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July’s fake news quiz: Pokémon, Paris and the Ku Klux Klan

Can you spot which of these news and viral stories from July are real and which ones are hoaxes?

July’s major news stories were a mixture of tragedy and novelty: an attempted military coup, mass murder and politics along with a seemingly relentless torrent of stories about Pokémon Go.

But how many of the following news stories were true? Take the quiz and find out:

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