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Instagram vows to remove all graphic self-harm images from site

All graphic images of self-harm will be removed from Instagram, the head of the social media platform has told the BBC.The move comes after the father of 14-year-old Molly Russell, who took her own life in 2017, said Instagram had "helped kill" his daughter.Molly's family found she had been viewing graphic images of self-harm on the site prior to her death.Adam Mosseri said Instagram was trying to balance "the need to act now and the need to act responsibly".He added the site was "not where we need to be on the issues of self-harm and suicide". When asked by the BBC's Angus Crawford when the images would be removed, Mr Mosseri replied: "As quickly as we can, responsibly."Instagram currently relies on users to report graphic images ...
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