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Facebook removes more accounts tied to Iran

  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 04:37
Thu, 2019-01-31 22:48

Facebook Inc. said on Thursday it removed pages, groups and accounts tied to Iran for using and coordinating fake accounts.
These accounts targeted people across the world, although more heavily in the Middle East and South Asia, the company said.

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