East StratCom disinformation claim:
In the alleged fight against “fake news”, Facebook has given third-party fact-checkers the access to private data and private messages.
Documentation for claim
published by AC24.cz – Nejnovější články
Period/date: 1. January 2017
Untrue. Third-party fact-checkers will have the right to analyze only the shared content (i.e. not the private): http://newsroom.fb.com/news/2016/12/news-feed-fyi-addressing-hoaxes-and-fake-news/
Documentation for the debunk
This information is reported by Kremlin Watch (European Values think-tank), http:, wwweuropeanvalues net/kremlinwatch/ in Disinformation Review issue 53. The item is located at row number 13 in the report.