An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil’s Rondonia state in September. Photo: Reuters
An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil’s Rondonia state in September. Photo: Reuters
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Facebook bans sales of Amazon rainforest on its apps

  • The US tech giant is prohibiting the buying and selling of land in conservation areas at marketplaces on its social network, and Instagram and WhatsApp
  • The announcement comes as Facebook defends itself against accusations that it has long put profit over societal good

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An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil’s Rondonia state in September. Photo: Reuters
An aerial view shows a deforested plot of the Amazon rainforest in Brazil’s Rondonia state in September. Photo: Reuters
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