BuzzFeed News: These Developers Say It Took Three Years And A Chance Meeting To Get Facebook To Deal With Their Country’s Fake News

BuzzFeed News: These Developers Say It Took Three Years And A Chance Meeting To Get Facebook To Deal With Their Country’s Fake News. “Earlier this month Facebook proudly announced its latest victory over fake news. Ahead of an upcoming parliamentary vote in Moldova, the company had removed 168 Facebook accounts, 28 pages, and 8 Instagram accounts it believed to be ‘engaging in coordinated inauthentic behavior.’ It was an important policing action for the Eastern European country, which is considered among the poorest and most corrupt in Europe. But it was a long time coming.”

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