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Government requests to Facebook outlined in report

Publisher: 
BBC
Publication date: 
27-Aug-2013
Author(s): 
David Lee
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Rights group Privacy International welcomed the publication but had wider concerns.

"Given Facebook's ever-growing presence in the lives of people around the world, we commend them for releasing this report today - a release that has been a long time coming," it said.

"However, we are left with a disturbingly hollow feeling regarding Facebook's gesture, and it has little to do with Facebook itself.