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Egypt activists call for boycott of Facebook after Yemen's Tawakkol Karman added on its board

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Egypt activists call for boycott of Facebook after Yemen's Tawakkol Karman added on its boardEgyptian activists have launched a violent campaign against Facebook after it appointed the first Arab person among 20 international figures to review the site’s content, claiming that Nobel Peace Prize winner...
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