WASHINGTON – YouTube has this week quietly introduced tighter constraints for videos in which weapons play a role. That fits in the opgelaaide fight in the U.S. for the possession of oorlogsgeweren to curtail.
The popular media platform, part of Google (Alphabet), movies in the spell that firearms promote or refer to sites where that is offered for sale with all accessories. Including the so-called ’bump stock’, which is a semi-automatic rifle have faster bullets let fly.
YouTube also says images to go delete that show how the weapons in each other should be taken. That happened after strong criticism on a video with instructions on making bombs. For the wapenliefhebber was YouTube always a paradise. Recently resulted in a search with the keywords ’how to build a gun 25 million hits, although it was also often a toy.