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Facebook Says Likely Russian-based Operation Funded US Ads With Political Message

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Facebook Inc said on Wednesday it had found that an operation likely based in Russia spent $100,000 on thousands of U.S. ads promoting divisive social and political messages in a two-year-period through May.

Facebook, the dominant social media network, said 3,000 ads and 470 'inauthentic' accounts and pages spread polarizing views on topics including immigration, race and gay rights.

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