Abdullah Ocalan

The board said it was “concerned” that Facebook had lost an important policy exemption for this time and that this could have led to other posts being wrongly taken down. (File/AFP)

Facebook ‘lost’ important rule on dangerous individuals for three years, reveals oversight board

  • Facebook accidentally 'lost' a piece of its moderation policy for three years regarding dangerous individuals, oversight board reveals.
  • This guidance made an exception to Facebook’s rules, which prohibit support or praise of individuals or organizations it designates as dangerous, to allow discussion on the conditions of confinement.
By Reuters ·