Russian Trolls Used 'Digital Marketing Best Practices' to Sow Discord, Senate Reports Find

Researchers found Instagram was 'most effective' at spreading disinformation

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The Russian troll farm responsible for running disinformation campaigns intended to influence the 2016 presidential election reached more people on Instagram than on Facebook, and Russian-government-linked accounts are still spreading disinformation on both of the platforms at even higher rates than before the 2016 presidential election, two reports released Monday found.

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