Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters
Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters

Facebook and Twitter face January 18 deadline to comply with British investigation of fake news during Brexit campaign

The EU is also looking into whether the social media companies have done enough to prevent misinformation peddling on their platforms

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Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters
Facebook has shown itself capable of acting, such as during the French presidential election when it removed 35,000 accounts. Photo: Reuters
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