“So it was Russia behind the election”

As Facebook plans on Monday  to turn over to the U.S congress copies of some 3,000 ads that was brought  likely by people in Russia in the months before and after the elections in 2016 as said by the social network.The materials will be delivered on Monday, Facebook said.

Mr.Zuckerberg in one of his live video stated that it is a new challenge for internet communities to deal with nation states attempting to subvert elections.

Facebook which is known as the world’s largest social network site has also became a battlefield for a number of political ads because it has a wide range of reach.The rising up of Facebook as a platform for political propaganda has became a major challenge for the social network corporate images.

Mark warner a democrat of Virginia and vice chairman of the senate intelligence ,has been a fierce of critics of Facebook.

Congress has also raised there voice for the possibility of regulation of political things being advertising around the social media.It is not only Facebook involved in the process and under such scrutiny, but google too is conducting an investigation to find out whether its advertising products played any role in election.

Twitter disclosed that it had deleted a massive number of Russian linked account on its platform.

by Zainab Binte Kashif, The Blogging Connection