UK PM calls for two-hour takedown of extremist material online

Thursday 21 September 2017 | 09:58 CET | News
Update: 21 September 2017 | 09:48 CET
UK Prime Minister Theresa May wants technology companies to be more proactive in shutting down spaces where extremist ideology is shared. In a speech at the United Nations general assembly, she challenged tech firms to take down terrorist material in two hours. She urged Google, Facebook and Twitter to go "further and faster" in developing artificial intelligence tools that can spot terror propaganda, according to a government statement. 

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