A video shows migrants rioting in Denmark.
It’s actually from anti-government protests in Algeria.
As noted by AFP, the police vans visible in the video are similar to those used by the Algerian police. AFP also states that the specific streets that appear in the video closely resemble some of those in the country’s capital, Algiers.
This article is part of our work factchecking potentially false pictures, videos and stories on Facebook. You can read more about this—and find out how to report Facebook content—here. For the purposes of that scheme, we’ve rated this claim as false as the footage is not from Denmark, and not of migrants, it is from anti-government protests in Algeria.
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