Thought I would post this for the Chrome users who might find it relevant .
I changed over to Oasis browser and use the included VPN
Thanks for the info Mike.
I use social fixer to manage my facebook. (Its a very good product apparently produced and managed by a man in his spare time.)
It was hacked and the developer removed it until he regained control over the product. It is now back and functioning normally.
Tamas I’m glad it all worked out for you .