Rabat - The proliferation of fake news during the 2016 US presidential elections played a key, in not nefarious, role in determining its results. To counter the spread of false news stories in the upcoming French elections, Google and Facebook are now planning a pre-emptive strategy in collaboration with French news media.

Internet Giants Collaborate with French Media to Fight Fake News
Chaima Lahsini is freelance journalist and activist with the Al-Fam collective in Rabat.