August 6, 2020

Facebook blocks deceptive pro-Trump campaign from Romania

San Francisco (AFP) – Facebook said Thursday it took down accounts running a deceptive campaign out of Romania pretending to be Americans supporting US President Donald Trump ahead of the coming election.The leading online social network removed 35 Facebook accounts, three pages, and 88 Instagram accounts as part of an ongoing fight against “coordinated inauthentic behavior,” according to security policy head Nathaniel Gleicher.”The people behind this network used fake accounts to pose as Americans, amplify and comment on their own content, and manage pages including some posing as President T…

source https://this.kiji.is/en/664177073648616545?c=648607265489716321

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *