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US govt pushing Facebook to wiretap Messenger - report

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The US government is pressuring Facebook to break the encryption of its Messenger app so that law enforcement can spy on the voice conversations of a suspect in an ongoing criminal probe, according to unnamed sources cited by Reuters. The company has so far refused to comply in the California-based investigation related to the MS-13 gang which remains under seal.

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