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Turkish Government in fresh bid to control social media

Turkey stepped up its campaign to control social media by banning Facebook, Twitter and YouTube from showing images of a prosecutor who was taken hostage and killed last week.

While the companies complied, Facebook and Twitter said they would appeal … Read More

Turkey orders Facebook to block pages insulting the Prophet Mohammed

A court has threatened to cut off Facebook across Turkey if the US tech giant does not block a number of pages which it believes insult the Prophet Mohammed. The ruling passed on Sunday was followed by a request by a … Read More