Facebook deleted 1.5 million videos after attack in Christchurch


Facebook verwijderde  1,5 miljoen video’s na aanslag in Christchurch

Facebook says that in the first 24 hours after the attack in New Zealand global one and a half million videos deleted.

The social netwerkgigant let know that in a series of tweets on the Facebook Newsroom account.

Mia Garlick from Facebook New Zealand, stated in those tweets that the company with a combination of people and technology works around the clock to remove any content that violates the tos.

“In the first 24 hours of cleared world with 1.5 million videos of the attack, of which 1.2 million were blocked in the upload’ is the.

‘Out of respect for the people who were victims of this tragedy and the concerns of the local authorities, we remove also all edited versions of the video that have no explicit content.”

The perpetrator of the attack on two mosques last Friday livestreamde its deadly raid with a bodycam.