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Facebook turns to AI to fight terrorism online

Friday 16 June 2017 | 09:16 CET | News
Facebook has opened on how it fights terrorism on the social network, following growing pressure from governments to take stronger action to take down terrorist content. In a statement, the company said its "stance is simple: There's no place on Facebook for terrorism". Reports of potential terrorism posts are reviewed "urgently and with scrutiny", and those that support terrorism are removed. If there is evidence of imminent harm, the authorities are notified. Facebook also acknowledged that the internet plays a role in the radicalization of members of groups like Isis and Al Qaeda, but

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