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Global anti-terrorism forum holds inaugural meeting

Tuesday 1 August 2017 | 09:23 CET | News
The Global Internet Forum to Counter Terrorism (GIFCT) set up by Facebook, Microsoft, Twitter and YouTube to counter the threat of terrorist content online is to hold its first meeting on 01 August in San Francisco. In addition to the founding companies, more than two dozen other technology companies and NGOs will be taking part in the meeting that will also see the participation of UK home secretary Amber Rudd and US acting secretary of homeland security Elaine Duke, as well as representatives from Australia, Canada, the European Union and the United Nations.

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