Thai government steps up efforts to crack down on fake news

By Gregory Morrissey
Thai authorities are stepping up a crackdown on false and misleading information targetting the government which is spreading quickly via social media platforms.
Concerns about “fake news” were heightened after a London-based Facebook user posted on the KonthaiUK Facebook site a photo and a message suggesting corruption in the government’s satellite project.
Computer crime warrant in Thailand out for London-based Facebook user ‘KhonthaiUk’ for…