Google has removed from network Google Play store app, which was developed by fighters of the Taliban, whose activities are banned in Russia. About it reports Bloomberg.
Earlier, on April 1, the American organization SITE Intel Group said in Google Play to distribute your app for smartphones, developed by Islamists.
With the help of this program, the Taliban distributed promotional materials and videos about the activities of the movement. The Agency specifies that one of the main objectives when creating this app was to promote the new website of Islamists, which is published in five languages, including Arabic and English.
Terrorists actively use social networks to spread their ideas and recruit supporters. In mid February British intelligence services via account settings in the social network for business contacts LinkedIn has figured out the identity of the leader of terrorist Islamist groups that recruited executioner “Islamic state” (ISIS, prohibited in Russia), Jihadi John. It was the Slave’s Tahari, a resident of Birmingham. As it turned out, he managed to enlist in the ranks of ISIS many British mercenaries.