The Ministry of information asks Facebook to introduce a mechanism to fight fakes

The Ministry of information policy of Ukraine requests the administration to enter Facebook antigenemia mechanisms in the Ukrainian segment of the social network. This is stated in the official address of the MIP to the administration of the social network, the press service of the Ministry of Information.

«We analyzed the online space, taking into account user requests, appealed to the leadership of the social network Facebook with the request to develop a mechanism to combat fake news for Ukrainians by analogy of other countries. In turn, the MIP is ready to facilitate the process at the direction of the network administration» — commented on the appeal of the Minister of information policy Yuriy stets.

According to him, the social network in Ukraine is gaining popularity among users and is a source of information for many media. Therefore, the Ukrainians, in turn, also have the right to accurate and truthful information in Facebook.

See the text of the letter here.

Recently Facebook administration announced the introduction antitakeover mechanisms in the United States and Germany. They will provide users the ability to mark news as unreliable for further consideration by a specialised Agency.




The Ministry of information asks Facebook to introduce a mechanism to fight fakes 31.01.2017

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