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Russian fake news accounts bombarded UK with Brexit tweets

MailOnline Wednesday, 15 November 2017 ()
Russian fake news accounts bombarded UK with Brexit tweetsResearchers from Swansea University and Berkeley, California found more than 150,000 Russian-based accounts were deployed to sow discord during the referendum debate.
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News video: Russian Twitter Bots Suspected of Brexit Vote Meddling

Russian Twitter Bots Suspected of Brexit Vote Meddling 00:59

A London paper reports Russia-based Twitter accounts posted over 45,000 messages within 48 hours during last year's Brexit referendum.

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