Facebook said that artificial intelligence is now able to flag 52 per cent of all the content it removes in Myanmar before it is flagged by users. Photo: Reuters

Facebook turns to artificial intelligence to fight hate speech as tensions run high in Myanmar

Stung by claims that it has fuelled ethnic violence against the Rohingya in Myanmar, Facebook is stepping up efforts to prevent its network from being a source of hate speech and misinformation

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Facebook said that artificial intelligence is now able to flag 52 per cent of all the content it removes in Myanmar before it is flagged by users. Photo: Reuters
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