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Facebook in 'fake news' legal battle after Syrian migrant in Germany claims stories were spread

MailOnline Wednesday, 11 January 2017
Facebook in 'fake news' legal battle after Syrian migrant in Germany claims stories were spreadFacebook will have to face off against German justice authorities next month when representatives for the global social network site answer charges of spreading fake news about a refugee.
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