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Facebook faces USD 1 bln lawsuit about Palestinian attacks

Tuesday 12 July 2016 | 09:26 CET | News
The Israeli and American families of victims of Palestinian attacks filed a USD 1 billion lawsuit against Facebook, claiming the social network is providing a platform for militants to spread incitement and violence, their lawyers said, as reported by the Associated Press. The Shurat Hadin group says Facebook violates the US Anti-Terrorism Act by giving militant groups such as Hamas a platform for spreading violence. Hamas called the lawsuit an Israeli attempt to blackmail Facebook.

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Companies: Facebook
Countries: Israel
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