Prosecutors in the German city of Munich launched an investigation against Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and top managers of the company — managing Director Sheryl Sandberg, Vice President of policy in Europe Richard Allan and his Berlin colleague Eva-Maria Kirstein. On Friday, November 4, reports Spiegel Online.
According to the publication, they are accused of aiding and abetting the incitement of ethnic hatred. In the lawsuit, which was filed by the lawyer of Chan-yo Jun (Chan-jo Jun) of würzburg, said that the leadership of the social network is not fighting against the spread of incitement to murder, threats of violence, Holocaust denial and other offenses.
The statement lists a number of cases where the company, knowing about any illegal content does not remove it.
Spiegel Online recalls that Facebook in Germany has been repeatedly criticized for lack of response to the proliferation of questionable posts. In February Zuckerberg promised to solve the problem of haters in the social network.
"This is a very important question. Haters — this is terrible, they have no place on Facebook. In Germany we did very well with this problem. But I promise — we will solve it", — he spoke then.
Advisor to the President of Russia Vladimir Putin on the development of the Internet Herman Klimenko commented on the ultimatum, which the head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov advanced to the company and its Telegram founder Pavel Durov. "All market players should be equal in respect of the execution of the laws," he said.
The head of Roskomnadzor Alexander Zharov said about the expiration of the time allotted to the command of the messenger Telegram, to answer the legal official request of the Ministry. In this regard, Zharov said that service in Russia should be blocked, if the answer to the Telegram will follow.
Network users fond of a bearded resident of Arizona Erin O'kelly (O'kelly Éirinn), which dedicates their videos on YouTube of different hats. Fans of American blogs started to do memes. Many believe that the trilogy of Lord of the rings pales in comparison to the three videos under the name "Hat".
The official representative of the foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said at the opening of the Moscow international film festival the story of the creation of the song "Bring back memory". "This song is about the heroes of today, about those who are doing so that we were sitting in the hall and enjoyed this life," she said.
In the Venezuelan capital Caracas, police used tear gas to disperse the protesters. Clashes between security forces and demonstrators continue in the country for several months. Victims of the confrontation were more than 80 people. The opposition demands the resignation of President Nicolas Maduro.
Russian center Timofey Mozgov went out of the club NBA "Los Angeles Lakers" "Brooklyn nets". According to the agreement between the clubs, the Lakers gave the nets Mozgov and point guard D'angelo Russell in exchange for center brook Lopez and choice under 27th number on the draft beginners.