Facebook bans UK far-right groups
4/18/2019 11:56 PM EST
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The US tech giant said indiviuals or groups spreading hate "have no place on Facebook"
Social media giant Facebook on Thursday banned various far-right British groups including the English Defence League from its network for promoting hate and violence.
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Other groups kicked off both Facebook or Instagram include Knights Templar International, Britain First, the British National Party (BNP) and the National Front.
The tech titan banned the groups for contravening its policy forbidding "terrorist activity, organised hate, mass or serial murder, human trafficking or organised violence or criminal activity".
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