How a Syrian refugee lost his case against Facebook and fake news

How a Syrian refugee lost his case against Facebook and fake newsIn 2015, Mr. Modamani was one of several asylum-seekers to take a selfie with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. Later, his selfie began to appear in two types of common anti-migrant Facebook posts, one of which incorrectly identified him as one of several migrants who had attempted to set a homeless man on fire in December. Recommended: How well do you understand the conflict in Syria?



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