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What do UK and Iran have in common? Both want to outlaw encrypted apps

Charles 9 Silver badge

"A much better weapon against ISIS, boko-haram et al would be to simply stop reporting their murders in such a massive way."

If you try to ignore them, they'll just up the volume until you can't ignore them anymore (because the risk becomes destabilizing or existential), such as the Westgate attack in Nairobi or 9/11. IOW, it's hard to silence an enemy who's playing no holds barred.

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