Italian Prime Minister says Internet is another battleground with terrorists

© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova in fotobanka Gentiloni. Archival photoItalian Prime Minister says Internet is another battleground with terrorists© RIA Novosti / Kirill to Kallinikova the image Bank

The Internet has become another arena where the war against international terrorism, said Prime Minister of Italy Paolo Gentiloni.

«The real battleground for hearts and souls for us was the network. This is not the only place where radicalization takes place, it may have origins in other places, in our cities and countries. But the Internet is a special arena for today. It was used by terrorist groups to spread propaganda and radicalization. And we have to deal with it», — he said at a meeting on combating terrorist use of the Internet, which took place on the sidelines of the 72nd UN General Assembly.

According to Gentiloni, controlled by the militants territory is reduced, but the terrorist threat remains.

The fight against terrorism and extremism in cyberspace, he said, was reflected at the may summit of the leaders of the group of seven in Sicily, and again will be discussed at the meeting of the heads of the interior Ministry of the G7 in October.

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