YouTube suspends the channel Alex Jones with conspiracy theories to New Zealand

The American video service YouTube has Tuesday, a channel affiliated to complotdenker Alex Jones is suspended. The YouTube channel was used to conspiracy theories about the attack on mosques in Christchurch to distribute.

On the channel were videos of Jones’ complotwebsite InfoWars uploaded, which then also were shared on the website, sign the non-profit Media Matters.

According to YouTube statistics, the canal had to 64,000 subscribers and the videos with 12 million views before the Tuesday was taken offline. The channel was made in may 2015, is created.

YouTube took in 2018, just like other companies, already have measures to channels of Jones’ and his complotwebsite InfoWars address.

With the attack in New Zealand are in total fifty people to the life to come. The 28-year-old suspect, Brenton Tarrant, would be motivated by extreme right-wing and islamofoob ideas. The trial against him begins on 5 april.

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