Spotlight news

Twitter will remove messages deemed inappropriate in some countries

twitter will remove messages deemed inappropriate in some countries

According to him twitter blog, “As we continue to grow internationally, we will enter countries who has different ideas about the limits of freedom of expression. Some differ greatly from our ideas and others, although they are similar, for cultural or historical reasons restrict certain types of content, such as those favorable to Nazism in Germany and France ”. However, such content may be freely viewed in the rest of countries of the world.

The message deletion will be carried out at the request of an ‘authorized entity’, always ensuring the transparency of the process, ensures Twitter. When a message is removed, the user will be notified and the content will appear with a notice that it has been censored. “We will try to maintain the contents whenever and wherever possible, and we will be transparent with users when we cannot,” the blog states.