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Germany urges Zuckerberg to police 'illegal' Facebook posts

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Chancellor Angela Merkel's chief of staff pressed Mark Zuckerberg to ensure that hate messages are removed from Facebook, saying Germany insists on action against illegal postings, Bloomberg reports. Merkel's government has stepped up efforts to counter racist comments after a surge in the number of refugees arriving in Germany last year spurred hate postings on social-media sites. 

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