Facebook Shuts Hundreds Of Russian Linked Pages To Fight Misinformation

The Logical Indian

January 21st, 2019


Facebook, on January 17, said that it has shut down hundreds of Russian linked pages and accounts to tackle disinformation. The company said it found two networks that engaged in inauthentic behaviour. Facebook has taken steps to fight against misinformation after being harshly criticized for its slow response to foreign attempts to impact the U.S. presidential election.

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