Monday, March 24, 2014

Twitter is Blocked in Turkey

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has blocked Twitter in Turkey. The Financial Times reports that the Twitter ban was imposed in Turkey after was used to spread corruption allegations against Erdogan's government.

Mr. Erdogan said his intention is to "root out Twitter" and that he did not care what the international reaction is to the ban.

(mew)

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