Obama Announces Digital Hub With U.A.E. To Counter ISIS
At the Summit on Countering Violent Extremism, President Obama announced new digital initiatives to counter ISIS propaganda.By Kate Grumke | February 19, 2015
President Obama urged global unity against terrorist ideologies at a summit including representatives from more than 60 different countries Thursday.
The president announced new steps to counter ISIS' strong presence online, including a new digital partnership with the United Arab Emirates.
"We need to do more to help lift up voices of tolerance and peace, especially online. And that's why the United States is joining with, for example, the UAE to create a new digital communications hub," Obama said.