Wednesday, 8 November, 2023
Meta Pressed to Compensate War Victims Amid Claims Facebook Inflamed Tigray Conflict
Meta is facing increasing pressure to establish a restitution fund for victims of the Tigray war, which Facebook is accused of fueling. Amnesty International has called on Meta to set up the fund to support conflict victims worldwide and prevent advocacy of hatred and violence against minorities. The report highlights Meta's role in contributing to human rights abuses during the Ethiopian conflict and emphasizes the need for expanded content moderation capabilities and an apology.