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Facebook Removes French and Russian accounts active in Africa

Facebook Removes French and Russian accounts active in Africa

People connected to Russia and the French military used fake Facebook and Instagram accounts to launch a covert disinformation campaign in the Central African Republic ahead of this month's elections,...

Facebook Says Spammers, Scanners Using US Elections To Make Profits

Facebook Says Spammers, Scanners Using US Elections To Make Profits Online

Scammers from Albania to Vietnam are covering US politics and the upcoming presidential election to build fake audiences, maximize clicks and make money online, Facebook said on Wednesday.In one new r...