YouTube shuts 210 channels trying to sow political discord in Hong Kong


YouTube on Thursday said it disabled 210 channels that appeared to be part of a coordinated influence campaign against pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong.

  The action by the Google-owned service came this week as Twitter and Facebook accused the Chinese government of backing a social media campaign to discredit Hong Kong's pro-democracy movement and sow political discord in the city. Reuters "We disabled 210 channels on YouTube when we discovered channels in this network behaved in a coordinated manner while uploading.....

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