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Russia And Iran Created Hundreds Of Fake Accounts For Political Meddling, Facebook Says

“Part of what we’re trying to communicate overall … is all of the steps that we’re taking to secure the integrity of elections on Facebook,” Mark Zuckerberg said. View Entire Post ›

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More Than 50 Student Activists Arrested In Police Raids In China

The raids, that happened Friday at dawn, are the latest episode of the Chinese government’s attempt to clamp down on a growing labor unrest in southern China. View Entire Post ›

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Iran’s Running A Russia-Style Troll Factory Operation, Researchers Say

Unlike Russia’s US influence campaigns, the Iranian operations mostly mimicked beliefs and personas from the American left. View Entire Post ›

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A Former Top Brazilian Soccer Official Was Sentenced To 4 Years In Prison In The FIFA Case

Brazil’s José Maria Marin was convicted of receiving millions of dollars in bribes as part of a long-running corruption probe. View Entire Post ›

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An Alleged Tinder Rape Told On Instagram Stories And The Limits Of #MeToo

She swiped right because she liked his dog. But what happened that night became a viral #MeToo story. View Entire Post ›

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Measles Cases Have Hit A Record High In Europe, According To The WHO

More people in Europe were infected with measles during the first half of 2018 than during any other year in the last decade. View Entire Post ›

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The UN Says Top Myanmar Military Leaders Should Be Prosecuted For Genocide

Horrific atrocities carried out by soldiers were part of a “widespread and systematic attack” on Rohingya Muslims, a fact-finding mission concluded. View Entire Post ›

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17 Years And Counting, It’s Still Not Clear What Success In Afghanistan Looks Like

The outgoing US commander in Afghanistan gave what was likely his final press briefing on Wednesday, facing a barrage of questions about how the US military can claim both progress and a stalemate. View Entire Post ›

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Two People Have Been Killed And One Injured In A Knife Attack In Paris

Police confirmed that the suspected attacker was “neutralized” on Thursday morning. View Entire Post ›

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