Facebook is vowing to remove terrorist content from it’s platform. The site has emphasized that it will alert authorities about a suspicious post in order to prevent a potential attack.
The social media site says it is working aggressively to take down terror-related content.
The goal is to deny terrorists a tool for planning attacks.
Facebook has also faced criticism for a string of violent attacks that have been broadcast on the site.
Facebook’s Director of Policy, Simon Milner released a statement saying in part, “we want Facebook to be a hostile environment for terrorists.”
CEO Mark Zuckerberg has said he will be adding 3,000 employees to remove harmful content from Facebook.
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