What YouTube is doing after McDonald's, Nestle pull ads over graphic video

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YouTube said it is taking drastic and aggressive action to tackle inappropriate content after a slew of big companies such as Nestle and McDonald's suspended advertising on its platform over questionable content featuring children.

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Nestle and Epic Games withdrew ads after a viral video from a blogger included inappropriate comments featuring underage girls in sometimes compromising positions.

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McDonald's later followed, according to The Wall Street Journal.

The video in question received more than 1.7 million views.

In a statement to FOX Business, a YouTube spokesperson said it took immediate action by deleting accounts and channels as well as reporting illegal activity to authorities.

It has also disabled comments on tens of millions of videos that include minors.

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However, YouTube admits there is still "more to do done" and it continues to work to improve and "catch abuse more quickly."

Additionally, it has terminated all accounts from users under the age of 13.