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Tech giant Google said Wednesday it will not accept election advertisements on its platforms during the campaign for the presidential elections on May 9 in the Philippines, where social media has been accused of promoting misinformation.

In a statement, Google's subsidiary in the Philippines said that the measure, which will be in effect between February 8 and May 9, 2022, will apply to the Google search engine, Youtube and other associated platforms.EFE

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