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Facebook Will Soon Show You If You Fell For Any Russia-Linked Pages

Facebook said it will launch a portal allowing users to see which pages or accounts linked to Russia they interacted with.

Facebook Will Soon Show You If You Fell For Any Russia-Linked Pages
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You may have wondered if you fell for any of those Russian-funded Facebook ads that appeared during the 2016 presidential race.

Well, you might soon find out.

Facebook said it will launch a Help Center portal that allows users to see which pages or accounts linked to Russia's Internet Research Agency they interacted with.

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Facebook's top lawyer told Congress as many as 126 million users saw Russia-linked content, which was designed to spur divisions regarding race, immigration, religion and policing in America.

The portal can't show you all the ads you saw, just the Russia-linked pages or accounts you liked or followed between January 2015 and August 2017. Facebook said the portal would be live by the end of this year.