MOSCOW, 4 Mar – RIA Novosti. Facebook said it will lift the ban on political ads that was introduced after the US elections in November 2020. “You are reinstating the display of ads related to politics, elections, and public issues in the United States on Thursday, March 4. We have introduced this is a temporary ban after the November 2020 elections to avoid confusion and abuse after election day, “the company said on its website.
As the company notes, during this electoral cycle, it learned more about advertising related to politics and elections. “As a result, in the coming months we are going to study in more detail how such advertising works on our services and understand what changes can be made,” the message says.
Earlier it became known that the American company Google is also lifting the ban on political advertising, which was introduced after the riots in Washington in January and on the eve of the inauguration of US President Joe Biden.