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SHOCKER ALERT! Where Is Facebook And Twitter In The APPLE/FBI Controversy?

This one may just surprise you! While Facebook has been an ardent supporter of Muslims and their ’causes’ they seem to have an issue with the latest controversy surrounding the FBI and their insistence at bringing Apple to their knees regarding the iPhone security issue. Take a look!

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USA TODAY:SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook and Twitter sided with Apple in the public spat with the Obama administration over its refusal to help the FBI break into the iPhone of San Bernardino, Calif., shooter Syed Rizwan Farook.

Facebook warned that a federal judge’s order this week to force Apple bypass security functions on the iPhone used by Farook, one of the assailants in the December mass shootings in San Bernardino, Calif., that killed 14 people, would set a “chilling precedent.”

The social media giant pledged to “fight aggressively” against government efforts to “weaken the security” of consumer tech products.

“We condemn terrorism and have total solidarity with victims of terror. Those who seek to praise, promote, or plan terrorist acts have no place on our services. We also appreciate the difficult and essential work of law enforcement to keep people safe,” the statement reads. “When we receive lawful requests from these authorities we comply. However, we will continue to fight aggressively against requirements for companies to weaken the security of their systems. These demands would create a chilling precedent and obstruct companies’ efforts to secure their products.”

Apple’s CEO Tim Cook has said his company will not comply with the order to hack into the iPhone.

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey expressed his solidarity on Twitter. “We stand with @tim_cook and Apple (and thank him for his leadership)!” he wrote.

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