CHR, Facebook asked to probe red-tagging online, spread of dummy accounts

  MANILA, Philippines -- A group has asked the Commission on Human Rights (CHR) and Facebook to investigate alleged incidents of red-tagging on social media, as well as the recent surge of dummy accounts of students, journalists, and other persons. Rights organization Karapatan said on Tuesday that they have formally sent a letter to both CHR and Facebook's Philippine office, as they believe that the issues encountered by several users were not a glitch. Previously, National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) Cybercrime Division chief Victor Lorenzo speculated that the proliferation of fake accounts may be just a glitch because Facebook had placed a safeguard to prevent the crea...Keep on reading: CHR, Facebook asked to probe red-tagging online, spread of dummy accounts

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