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flagging Facebook users showing signs of radicalisation 

Hard to see how this could go wrong, right?

During the national security meeting in San Jose, Silicon Valley executives in the room, including Sandberg and Apple’s Tim Cook, appeared open to the idea of helping Washington combat Isis online.

The Guardian reported at the time that US officials asked Sandberg about Facebook’s technology that allows users to flag friends who are posting suicidal thoughts on the platform.

After Sandberg explained it, tech executives in the room discussed if a similar system could be developed for flagging social media users showing signs of radicalization

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