In Facebook was deleted seven million posts with false information about the coronavirus

Social network Facebook announced removing 7 million posts containing false information about coronavirus infection. Including messages have been deleted on inappropriate measures for the prevention and treatment COVID-19, writes Reuters.

The data was published in the sixth report on the observance of standards of the community. The company said that because of the epidemic of the coronavirus and its associated constraints content control to a greater extent carried out the automated system.

In 2019, the social network has announced its intention to restrict the dissemination of false and misleading information on issues of health, fitness and nutrition. Now the materials of the tape are tested for the presence of false, misleading or sensational information on health issues, such as communications about various miracle drugs or the signs promote products and services related to the maintenance of health.

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