Facebook suspends Russian Instagram accounts targeting U.S. voters

A supporter of President Donald Trump waves a slogan while awaiting Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT) to speak during "Bernie's Back" rally at Queensbridge Park in the Queens Borough of New York City, U.S., October 19, 2019. REUTERS/Yana Paskova

LONDON/WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Facebook Inc said on Monday it has suspended a network of Instagram accounts operated from Russia that targeted Americans with divisive political messages ahead of next year’s U.S. presidential election, with operators posing as people within the United States. Facebook said it also had suspended three separate networks operated from Iran. The […]

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