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Facebook shuts hundreds of pages linked to Russia's Sputnik

CBS News Thursday, 17 January 2019
Facebook shuts hundreds of pages linked to Russia's SputnikFacebook said it discovered two large disinformation operations as part of its fight against fake news
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Facebook removed hundreds of pages on Thursday it said posed as independent news sites in eastern Europe and elsewhere but were actually run by employees at Russian state-owned news agency Sputnik.

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