Symposium on Preventing and Countering Terrorists’ Use of the Internet
BEIJING – People’s Republic of China - On
21 October 2016, the People’s Republic of China hosted the Second Symposium on
Preventing and Countering Terrorists’ Use of the Internet (TUI) in Beijing.
of the discussion included:
The threat posed by terrorism has no boundaries.
Therefore, States cannot address the threat of TUI alone. States should
continue to advance international cooperation to prevent and counter TUI
through the exchange of good practices and policies.
Governments, civil society and private sector
actors have a shared interest in preserving an open and secure Internet, and a
shared responsibility to prevent and counter TUI.
Measures need to be part of a comprehensive and
integrated approach to address vulnerability to radicalization, including
alternative content and counter narratives.