28 Feb 2022

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Posted by Tech Vani

Facebook Restricts Access to Several Russian state-backed Media Account in Ukraine

 

After the Ukraine government request, Meta (Formally Facebook) has blocked the access of various accounts which are associated with Russian state controlled media. 

 

The vice president of global affairs at Facebook, Nick Clegg, has tweeted "We have been in contact with the Government of Ukraine, and at their request we have also restricted access to several accounts in Ukraine, including those belonging to some Russian state media organizations". 

 

He added “We are also reviewing other Government requests to restrict Russian state controlled media. In the meantime, we will continue to label and fact check these outlets as well as prohibit ads and demonetize their accounts globally.”

 

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