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Facebook suspends network of Russian Instagram accounts amid concerns over 2020 election interference

WorldNews Tuesday, 22 October 2019
Facebook suspends network of Russian Instagram accounts amid concerns over 2020 election interferenceFacebook has confirmed that it removed four separate networks of accounts linked with foreign interference efforts in the US, including a targeted campaign to disrupt 2020 election coverage. One of the accounts appears to be linked to the Russian troll farm Internet Research Agency, which used similar social media subterfuge to sow discord leading up to 2016 elections. The findings were announced as the company begins rolling out changes to the platform to combat similar social media trolling and disinformation campaigns that cropped up throughout 2016. We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe...
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