Twitter, Facebook accuse China of using fake accounts to undermine Hong Kong protests
Monday, 19 August 2019 Twitter Inc and Facebook Inc said on Monday they had dismantled a state-backed information operation originating in mainland China that sought to undermine protests in Hong Kong.
'MURICA — Twitter and Facebook say they have dismantled a state-backed social media campaign birthed in China that sought to undermine peaceful anti-Beijing protests in Hong Kong.
According to Reuters, Twitter suspended 936 accounts which appeared to be part of a coordinated state-backed effort...
Google has disabled 210 YouTube accounts after it said China used the video platform to sow discord among protesters in Hong Kong. The search giant, which owns... TechCrunch Also reported by •The Wrap •USATODAY.com •NYTimes.com