Beyond fake news? Facebook to fact check photos, videos
Updated : September 14, 2018 07:10 AM IST
Malicious groups seeking to sow political discord in the US and elsewhere have been embracing images and video to spread misinformation.
The company has been testing the image fact-checks since the spring, beginning with France and the news agency AFP.
It will send all of its 27 third-party fact-checkers disputed photos and videos to verify. Fact-checkers can also find them on their own.