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Facebook, Twitter could face fines in Germany over hate speech posts

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - 05:50

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Social media giants including Facebook and Twitter are not doing enough to curb hate speech on their platforms and face fines of up to US$53 million if they do not strengthen their efforts to delete illegal posts, a German government minister said on Tuesday.

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SOCIAL media giants including Facebook and Twitter are not doing enough to curb hate speech on their platforms and face fines of up to US$53 million if they do not strengthen their efforts to delete illegal posts, a German government minister said on Tuesday.

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