Diego Dzodan

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The arrest came as social media and Internet companies face mounting pressure from governments around the world to help them eavesdrop on users and filter content.

Brazilian police have arrested a senior Facebook executive as a dispute escalated over a court’s demand that the company provide data from its WhatsAp(...)

Facebook called the detention an “extreme and disproportionate measure,” adding in an emailed statement that the company “has always been and will be available to address any questions Brazilian authorities may have.” Photograph:  Brent Lewin/Bloomberg

Federal police in Brazil apprehended the vice president of Facebook for Latin America on Tuesday after the company failed to co-operate with judicial (...)