Rohingya Muslim children at Taiy Khali refugee camp in Bangladesh. Photo: AP

Facebook concedes it failed to address incitement in Myanmar, must now be prepared for 2020 elections

  • In August 2017, Myanmar’s military led a crackdown in Myanmar’s Rakhine State in response to attacks by Rohingya insurgents, pushing more than 700,000 Muslims to neighbouring Bangladesh
  • Facebook in August removed several Myanmar military officials from the platform to prevent the spread of ‘hate and misinformation’ for the first time banning a country’s military or political leaders
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Rohingya Muslim children at Taiy Khali refugee camp in Bangladesh. Photo: AP
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