Twitter removes over 1.6 lakh terror-promoting accounts
Updated : May 10, 2019 01:07 PM IST
According to Vijaya Gadde, Legal, Policy and Trust and Safety Lead at Twitter, there is a reduction of 19 percent terror-related tweets from the previous reporting period (January-June 2018).
Twitter said that in the majority of cases, it took action at the account setup stage -- before the account even tweets.
Twitter suspended a total of 456,989 unique accounts for violations related to child sexual exploitation.
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