Europol Shuts Down Over 30,500 Piracy Websites in Global Operation


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In a coordinated global law enforcement operation, Europol has taken down more than 30,500 websites for distributing counterfeit and pirated items over the Internet and arrested three suspects.

Among other things, the seized domains reportedly offered various counterfeit goods and pirated products and services, including pirated movies, illegal television streaming, music, electronics, cracked software downloads, counterfeit pharmaceuticals, and other illicit products.

However, it should be noted that the seized web domains do not include any major pirate websites on the Internet.

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