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O presidente do Senado, Davi Alcolumbre, durante votação da indicação do delegado da Polícia Federal Alexandre Ramagem Rodrigues para exercer o cargo de Diretor-Geral da Agência Brasileira de Inteligência (Abin).
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Brazil Congress discusses fake news in 2018 elections

Senator Davi Alcolumbre, head of the Brazilian Congress, on Wednesday (Jul 3) created a congressional committee of investigation on the use of fake news in the 2018 elections.

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Facebook deletes network of pro-Bolsonaro pages

Facebook today (Oct. 22) deleted a total of 68 pages and 43 profiles for displaying non-authentic behavior and violating spam policies. The accounts belonged to a group called Raposo Fernandes Associados (RFA).

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WhatsApp deletes accounts aimed at firing off fake news in Brazil

WhatsApp is taking measures against companies working to disseminate messages with false or deceitful content in Brazil. A note was sent to Agência Brasil on Friday (Oct. 19) by the company’s press office. On Thursday (18), newspaper Folha de S.

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OAS mission praises security of Brazil voting machines

The first round of elections in Brazil was successful and transpired peacefully. The vote, however, was marked by polarization, with hostile incidents against candidates and political groups, as well as fake news. The conclusion was made public yesterday (Oct.

O presidente Michel Temer, abre o seminário nacional
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Temer cautions against fake news ahead of elections

President Michel Temer warned that people may resort to falsehoods during the campaigning period in a bid to gain a more favorable position ahead of the October elections. Temer spoke at a seminar entitled The Social, Political, and Economic Impact of Fake News.

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