Facebook said it was “legally compelled” to restrict access to the page in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Facebook said it was “legally compelled” to restrict access to the page in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Singapore

Facebook follows Singapore government’s order but slams ‘disproportionate’ use of fake news law

  • The social media giant complied with the government’s demand that access be blocked to the States Times Review’s page
  • ’We’ve repeatedly highlighted this law’s potential for overreach and we’re deeply concerned about the precedent,’ Facebook spokesman said

Facebook said it was “legally compelled” to restrict access to the page in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
Facebook said it was “legally compelled” to restrict access to the page in Singapore. Photo: Reuters
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