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Facebook exposed Russian propaganda campaign in the social network

According to the Facebook Corporation, Russia has spent 100 thousand dollars to Finance the campaign, which was created fake accounts to promote certain political and social issues, reports the BBC.

The money was spent on about three thousand articles published over a two year period from may 2015 to may 2017.

Publications were not campaigning for certain politicians. We are talking about the posts related to such topics as immigration, racial differences and equality.

According to the statement of the Corporation, and Facebook in his investigation is closely cooperating with the investigation of U.S. intelligence about Russia’s intervention in the US presidential election.

All results the Corporation reports to Robert Mueller, who heads the investigation by the U.S. justice Department.

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Facebook exposed Russian propaganda campaign in the social network 07.09.2017

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