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Zuckerberg cites a post from India as a clear-cut example of ‘incitement to violence’

Kapil mishra, hate speech, tweet

For Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, while posts from US President Donald Trump may not pose a “100 per cent clear-cut of a decision”, posts from India where “someone” said “‘Hey, if the police don’t take care of this, our supporters will get in there and clear the streets’” are a clear cut case of incitement of violence and have been taken down. This was revealed in a transcript of a meeting that Zuckerberg held with 25,000 employees on June 2. Recode published the transcript of the meeting. Zuckerberg was referring to BJP leader Kapil Mishra's comments during the Delhi riots, though he didn't mention him by name. Mishra had tweeted on February 23, “I give Delhi Police a three-day ultimatum to clear the streets of Jaffrabad and Chand Bagh. After that, don’t explain anything to us, we will not listen.…

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