Govt Has Reviewed 585 Radical Websites: Ministry

Whisnu Mardiansyah    •    05 Juli 2017 14:40 WIB
terrorism
Govt Has Reviewed 585 Radical Websites: Ministry
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Metrotvnews.com, Jakarta: Law enforcement authorities have reviewed as many as 585 radical websites in the past few months. 

"We have compiled as many as 585 radical websites," the Communication and  Information Ministry spokesperson Noor Izzah said in Jakarta on Wednesday.

The radical websites are reviewed by the Communication and Information Ministry. The contents can be blocked by the ministry. 

The radical websites are investigated by the National Police, the State Intelligence Agency (BIN) and the National Counterterrorism Ageency (BNPT). The owners can be questioned by related agencies.

"The Communication and Information Ministry is responsible for the review process," Noor said.

"The National Police, BIN and BNPT are responsible for the legal process," Noor added.


(WAH)