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EU's Ansip to meet Zuckerberg for first time

Tuesday 17 April 2018 | 16:12 CET | News
The European Union's digital chief is set to meet Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg for the first time to discuss issues such as data protection, online privacy, illegal content and fake news, reports Reuters. European Commission vice-president Andrus Ansip will meet the Facebook chief executive and Google CEO Sundar Pichai during a two-day trip to San Francisco. The meeting comes after Zuckerberg was asked to speak before the European Parliament to explain how the data of as many as 2.7 million European Facebook users was passed to political consultancy Cambridge Analytica without their consent.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: European Commission / Facebook / Google
Countries: Europe
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