EU asks X for details on reducing content moderation resources

'X' logo is seen on the top of the messaging platform X, formerly known as Twitter

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission has requested information from social media platform X on decreasing content moderation resources under the EU's Digital Services Act, it said on Wednesday.

"The request seeks to obtain more details on X's content moderation activities and resources, on the risk assessment conducted by X in relation to the implementation of generative AI tools in the EU", it said in a statement.

(Reporting by Charlotte Van Campenhout)