The Federal Bureau of investigation (FBI) has published in Facebook social ads on Russian language, encouraging native speakers to work on it.
The FBI has launched an advertising campaign on Facebook, the aim of which is to be recruited by Russian intelligence. The Bureau has not confirmed this information, but after the 2016 election because of allegations that Russia used the platform to influence American policy, Facebook has a new tool that allows you to set up customer advertising, reports the RT with reference to CNN.
In an exclusive interview with CNN correspondent Donny O’ Sullivan told the details. In particular, the journalist noted that through Facebook
The FBI is trying to enlist the Russian agents on the side of the American government.
“We have seen some of these ads, they are very motivating, there is a text in Russian, and show them to those who are in the DC area. In the text of the ad says: “think about your family”, “think about your future”, “think about how to stand on our side” and there is information on how to contact the Washington FBI,” said the reporter.
He also added that Facebook this campaign is in the summer.