War Against Violence! Twitter Ban Over One Million Accounts For Promoting Terrorism

The management of Twitter has announced today, that it has suspended over 1 million accounts for “promotion of terrorism” since 2015, in a bid to begin to make the platform “an undesirable place” to call for violence.
In its transparency report released on Thursday, Twitter announced that it suspended 274,460 accounts between July and December 2017 “for violations related to the promotion of terrorism.”
The management further disclosed that the figure is down 8.4 percent from the previous reporting period and is the second consecutive decline. They said: “We continue to see the positive, significant impact of years of hard work making our site an undesirable place for those seeking to promote terrorism, resulting in this type of activity increasingly shifting away from Twitter.”
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