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1. The quality of being genuine and valid.
2. In psychological functioning and personality, applied to the conscious feelings, perceptions, and thoughts one expresses and communicates honestly and genuinely.
[G. authentikos, original, primary]
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The authors also say that, in their view, the distinction between an authentic and an inauthentic self is not necessarily the same as a lack of capacity for decision-making and cannot justify overriding a patient's refusal to consent to treatment, although they believe that their findings give grounds for not simply acquiescing to refusals of help.
When Saudi Arabia and the UAE severed ties with Qatar on June 6, 2017, closing borders and restricting airspace, Morocco chose to remain neutral.The "coordinated inauthentic behaviour," displayed by the UAE and Saudi Arabia may be rooted in political tension.
Facebook announces takedowns of "inauthentic behaviour" as often as multiple times a month, but statements that directly link such behaviour to a government are rare.
Facebook said it has been increasing the pace of its investigation into fake accounts and coordinated inauthentic behaviour.
'Today we removed 103 pages, Groups and accounts for engaging in coordinated inauthentic behaviour on Facebook and Instagram as part of a network that originated in Pakistan,' Nathaniel Gleicher, Facebook's head of cybersecurity, had said in a statement released on April 1, adding that they were linked to ISPR.
)"Facebook action is rejected' says the federal minister of state for the interior Shehryar Afridi after the social media giant cracked down on what it called 'coordinated inauthentic behaviour' by employees of the Inter Services Public Relations.Furthermore, the minister has put the company CEO Mark Zuckerberg on the Exit Control List.
Human rights lawyer Chel Diokno hailed the recent takedown of Facebook accounts, pages, and groups allegedly engaged in 'coordinated inauthentic behavior' but said that the social media giant can do more, and could have done more.
Summary: California [USA], Apr 02 (ANI): Facebook Inc on Monday took down 15 pages and accounts that engaged in coordinated inauthentic behaviour in India and were linked to individuals associated with an Indian IT firm, Silver Touch.
Washington -- Facebook has removed 712 accounts and 390 pages in India and Pakistan because of 'inauthentic behaviour' and spamming, it said on Monday. islamabad Facebook Inc announced on Monday that it has taken down 103 "assets" oC pages, groups and accounts oC of Pakistani-origin for violating Facebook's policies on coordinated inauthentic behavior and which, according to the company, were found to be linked to employees of Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).
Summary: Accounts removed 'for inauthentic behaviour and for pushing spam'
We thus welcome the news that hundreds of Facebook and Instagram accounts/pages identified with a former social media strategist of President Duterte were taken down over the weekend for their "coordinated inauthentic behavior" that misleads the public.