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Turkey social media ban raises censorship fears - BBC NewsIf you try to watch movies in youtube.com in Turkey then you see a white blank page with this.Very few people in Turkey are exercised by the YouTube blackout, now in its second year.
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Turkey's top court has ruled that a blanket ban on YouTube violated individual rights and freedoms, clearing the way for the popular video-sharing site to come back.Help About Wikipedia Community portal Recent changes Contact page.No one, he suspects, wanted to be seen as favoring insulting Ataturk.But reaching the sites is not the issue here -- censorship is.
Main page Contents Featured content Current events Random article Donate to Wikipedia Wikipedia store.On January 24, 2010, Libya permanently blocked YouTube after it featured videos of demonstrations in the Libyan city of Benghazi by families of detainees who were killed in Abu Salim prison in 1996, as well as videos of family members of Libyan leader Muammar al-Gaddafi at parties.
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YouTube removes videos banned in Turkey - USATODAY.comThe idea that the legal system should protect, rather than restrict, basic rights remains largely alien to Turkey.
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As of September 2012, countries with standing national bans on YouTube include China, Iran, Pakistan, Syria, and Turkmenistan.
Terror: Wikipedia banned in Turkey - ShakarasquareTurkish authorities have blocked access to Twitter, Facebook and YouTube over their initial refusal to remove photos of a prosecutor who was taken hostage by.Claire Berlinski is a novelist, journalist, and travel writer based in Istanbul.YouTube is back online in Turkey after more than two months in the dark, authorities said on Tuesday.
The block was in response to a YouTube video showing National Electoral Commission workers in official uniforms and a child in the Hamashkoreib region filling out voting strips and putting them into ballot boxes, with one of them expressing relief that the voting period had been extended for them to finish their work.But six months later, a Turkish prosecutor decided that no Turk, anywhere in the world, should be exposed to the risk of viewing (presumably by accident) a video that might offend him.By: Sara Yin The battle between YouTube and Turkish officials continued this week as Turkey reportedly unblocked and then re-blocked the Google-owned video site in.
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As of January 18, 2016, the ban has been lifted officially, as YouTube launched a local version of the site for Pakistan and Bangladesh.
Vimeo banned in Turkey - IFEXThe video claiming responsibility for the 2010 Moscow Metro bombings, which claimed 800,000 viewers in four days, was removed, along with all videos of Doku Umarov.
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Banned | Youtube banned in Turkey! | Ben Poole | FlickrOn September 17, 2012, YouTube was banned again by National Telecommunication Corporation for not removing Innocence of Muslims, a controversial anti-Islamic film.
With the offending videos blocked, the judges then restored access to the site.One of the original offending videos depicted the founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, weeping pastel-colored tears to the music of the Village People.If demographic projections prove correct, Turkey would become the dominant member of the parliament in 2020.The government did not confirm or provide reasons for the ban.