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Facebook agrees to give Congress Russian ads and pledges to dig further

Facebook Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg bowed to mounting public pressure Thursday and announced that the social media giant would turn over to congressional investigators about 3,000 ads purchased during the 2016 presidential campaign by a mysterious Russian company with links to the Kremlin. Still unclear is whether Facebook will fully trace the sponsors of all ads carrying fake and harshly critical news about Hillary Clinton posted on its platform.

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