Meta Platforms has begun demoting Facebook and Instagram posts by Russian state media outlets worldwide and will also demote posts that link to such content, the company announced Tuesday. In a call with reporters, Meta executives said posts from Russian state media outlets would be labeled, and that such content would no longer be recommended to users. The move marks an escalation in...
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