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In the January-June 2018 period, Facebook provided some data to the government in 53 per cent of the requests.
It also said Facebook has at times smeared critics as anti-Semitic or tried to link activists to billionaire investor George Soros, and tried to shift public anger away toward rival tech companies.
Facebook chief executive Mark Zuckerberg said engineers discovered the breach on Tuesday, and patched it on Thursday night.
Acton alleged that Zuckerberg was in a rush to make money from the messaging service and undermine elements of its encryption technology.
Facebook stock is currently down about 6 percent this year, after six years of stellar gains.
As countries over the world including India face elections amid the spread of fake news and political interference on social media platforms, Zuckerberg has asked for some more time.
The Facebook investigation was prompted by a tip from cybersecurity firm FireEye regarding a collection of "Liberty Front Press" pages at the social network and other online services.
Earlier in August, Facebook announced to invest an additional $4.5 million towards helping the publishing industry globally.
The company said it removed 32 accounts from Facebook and Instagram because they were involved in "coordinated" political behavior and appeared to be fake.
The 19 percent drop vaporized $119 billion of the company's stock-market value; CEO Mark Zuckerberg saw his net worth fall by roughly $16 billion as a result.
After the remarks caused a backlash on social media, he was forced to backtrack, saying if any post advocated violence or hate against a group, it would be removed.
The Aquila project began in 2014 and was aimed to deliver internet to four billion people residing in remote parts of the world.
The page will include posts and photos, friends you have made and major life events over the years.
Facebook acknowledged the information was given to a 'small number' of companies including RBC Capital Markets and Nissan Motor Co., advertisers and other business partners.
Facebook said roughly 1.29 billion votes were cast "for" a proposal that would have company move to a structure of one vote per share while 4.74 billion shares were voted "against" the proposal.