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USA: Believers of debunked 'Pizzagate' scandal demand answers in DC02:37

USA: Believers of debunked 'Pizzagate' scandal demand answers in DC

United States, Washington DC
March 26, 2017 at 02:46 GMT -00:00 · Published

Protesters gathered in Washington DC on Saturday to demand answers for the 'Pizzagate' conspiracy theory, which claimed that Hillary Clinton and people on her 2016 presidential campaign staff were involved in a child sex trafficking ring based out of Comet Ping Pong pizzaria, in the nation's capital.

At the protest, people held up signs attempting to link members of the US Democratic party with the 'Pizzagate' story, and presenting the issue as a cover-up from the USA's investigation bureaus.

On December 4 2016, 28 year-old Edgar Maddison Welch arrived at the pizzaria with an assault rifle in an attempt to 'self-investigate' the story. The conspiracy theory was widely discredited after it hit headlines following the attack, and radio host Alex Jones has since apologised for his show 'InfoWars' being involved in spreading the story.

USA: Believers of debunked 'Pizzagate' scandal demand answers in DC02:37
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Protesters gathered in Washington DC on Saturday to demand answers for the 'Pizzagate' conspiracy theory, which claimed that Hillary Clinton and people on her 2016 presidential campaign staff were involved in a child sex trafficking ring based out of Comet Ping Pong pizzaria, in the nation's capital.

At the protest, people held up signs attempting to link members of the US Democratic party with the 'Pizzagate' story, and presenting the issue as a cover-up from the USA's investigation bureaus.

On December 4 2016, 28 year-old Edgar Maddison Welch arrived at the pizzaria with an assault rifle in an attempt to 'self-investigate' the story. The conspiracy theory was widely discredited after it hit headlines following the attack, and radio host Alex Jones has since apologised for his show 'InfoWars' being involved in spreading the story.

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