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Attendees walk past a Facebook Messenger logo during Facebook Inc's annual F8 developers conference in San Jose, California, U.S. May 1, 2018. REUTERS/Stephen Lam
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U.S. seeks Facebook help to tap Messenger - sources

SAN FRANCISCO - The U.S. government is trying to force Facebook Inc to break the encryption in its popular Messenger app so law enforcement may listen to a suspect's voice conversations in a criminal probe, resurrecting the issue of whether companies can be compelled to alter their products to enable surveillance.

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