' Daesh working on private social media '

Daesh terrorist group working to own social media. That Europol discovered last week during an operation against extremism on the internet, said Chief Executive Rob Wainwright of the cooperation of police forces.

During the joint action against terror propaganda urged policemen from multiple countries more than 2000 videos and posts on of al-Qaeda and Daesh, was Tuesday already known. "During that operation also revealed that Daesh an own platform on social media develops," said Wainwright Wednesday in a note during a Security Conference in London.

The terrorist organisation notes according to the Chief Executive that it's getting more difficult to spread propaganda via social networking sites. That is why Daesh now with "a private piece of internet to the own agenda". Wainwright said not to know how technically challenging it is to get offline Daesh platform.

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