By Bob Owens
This morning, thanks to a Facebook post by TWANGnBANG, I discovered that the AK Operator’s Union Local 4774 had their Facebook page unceremoniously deleted without comment or warning by the social media giant, a fact that AKOU noted on Instagram.
Warning – Facebook closed our page today without warning. We are appealing their decision, but i wouldn’t hold my breath. We are still active on our YouTube and instagram. Once I’m back from active duty with US Army, we will be back to regular video posting schedule. #AK #ak4ever #ak4u #AK47 #762×39 #AKOU #aknation #AKpower #Akporn #akoperators @atlantic_firearms @ak_fanatics
A photo posted by Ak Operators Union Local 47-74 (@akoperatorsunionlocal4774) on Sep 20, 2015 at 6:55pm PDT
I emailed Facebook’s PR team with the following comment and question.
…It has come to our attention that the Facebook page for the AK Operator’s Union 4774 has been shut down, which they claim was without warning. I believe that this was their page.
“AKOU,” as it is known, is a firearms education and training site dedicated to variants of the Kalashnikov rifle. We’ve seen them review different versions of the carbine, test equipment, and offer training …read more
Source:: Bearing Arms