“500 Facebook pages of Palestinian activists, journalists and bloggers” shut down in 2018

WORLD ISRAEL NEWS
Facebook shutters Palestinian news site’s page for inciting terror
by Batya Jerenberg
March 26, 2018

The Facebook page of a Palestinian news outlet called Safa, which is linked to the Hamas terror organization, was unceremoniously deleted by the social media giant over the weekend. Safa officials complained that they received no prior warning about the move, which came hard on the heels of a meeting last Monday between Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked and a Facebook representative. The site’s staff says it is a legitimate news organization that has 1.3 million followers….In 2015, Israel established a cybercrime unit to monitor what is being published on the internet. READ MORE

HAARETZ Facebook Closes Page of Hamas-affiliated Palestinian News Agency With 1.3 Million Followers

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