Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP

Duterte warns Facebook against blocking Philippine government messages after fake accounts removed

  • Facebook on September 22 dismantled a network of fake accounts that originated in China and the Philippines, including some that criticised the Communist Party of the Philippines and its armed wing
  • Platforms such as Facebook have become political battlegrounds and have helped strengthen Duterte’s support, having been instrumental in his 2016 election

Topic |   The Philippines
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte at the Malacanang presidential palace. Photo: AP
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