Zuckerberg: Hate speech has no place on Facebook

Berlin(AP): Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg said more work still needs to be done to police hate speech on the social media site in Germany.

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Answering a question on Friday at a town hall event in Berlin, Mr. Zuckerberg said “hate speech has no place on Facebook” and that he had being instituting better controls on monitoring and removing it.

German officials have expressed concerns about far-right and other groups using Facebook to spread their messages. Mr. Zuckerberg talked personally with Chancellor Angela Merkel about the issue in 2015.

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