Facebook, Twitter take down fake accounts linked to Iran, Venezuela

Facebook, Twitter take down fake accounts linked to Iran, Venezuela

Facebook and Twitter said on Thursday that they removed hundreds of fake accounts from Iran and Venezuela spreading misinformation. Twitter said it had recently removed 764 accounts linked to Venezuela, while Facebook said 783 fake accounts that were removed originated in Iran.

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Better than when they just hand out info of dissidents to authoritarian regimes so they can be murdered, like back in March, 2018: https://metro.co.uk/2018/11/09/twitter-gave-saudi-arabia-information-about-journalist-who-ended-up-dead-8123873/

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