Europol Coordinates Fifth Joint Operation To Flag Online Terrorist Content

August 2017

In collaboration with Finland, Luxembourg, the Netherlands and INTERPOL, Europol coordinated a two-day joint operation, during which 1 628 pieces of terrorist and violent extremist online content were assessed for the purpose of referral to online platforms.

The activities focused mainly on the online production of terrorist material by IS and al-Qaeda affiliated media outlets. The processed content had been hosted by 38 online platforms.