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600,000+ Americans Linked To Fake Instagram Accounts Before Midterms

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Business Insider reports that over 600,000 Americans followed a series of fake Instagram and Facebook accounts suspected to be linked to Russia. The accounts were detected and removed just days before the 2018 midterms. On November 5 Facebook announced it had been informed by the FBI about "online activity that they belied was linked to foreign entities." The tech giant subsequently took down dozens of accounts and pages.

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