Cameron to Press Obama on Facebook Handling of Terrorist Chatter

January 15, 2015 12:20 AM

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U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron will raise the way Facebook Inc. (FB:US) and other Internet companies handle posts by extremists when he meets Barack Obama in Washington over the next two days, according to an official familiar with his plans.

The premier joined other U.K. lawmakers in criticizing social-media companies last year after a report into the murder of Lee Rigby, a British soldier, found one of the killers had talked about his intentions online. The message wasn’t drawn to the attention of authorities.

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