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Facebook CEO praises France's approach to online hate speech regulation

Monday 13 May 2019 | 10:17 CET | News
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has paid tribute to the efforts made by French authorities in creating new regulation against online hate speech. He told the French press that he supported the approach of President Emmanuel Macron, saying that it was likely to lead to a more positive outcome than some of the alternative models under discussion. His comments followed a meeting with Macron in Paris, which coincided with the publication of a government-commissioned report drawing preliminary conclusions from the co-regulation pilot project launched with Facebook last year.

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Categories: Internet
Companies: Facebook
Countries: France
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