Google removes 200 YouTube channels over Hong Kong misinformation

CNET | 8/22/2019 | Corinne Reichert
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Google removed 210 YouTube channels earlier this week as part of its effort to combat misinformation. The channels were "coordinated influence operations" related to the ongoing pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, the company said Thursday in a blog post.

The decision follows Twitter suspending 936 accounts from China on Monday that attempted to undermine the protests in Hong Kong, and Facebook pulling down five Facebook accounts, seven pages and three groups with ties to the...
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