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Facing a possible ban in Turkey, Facebook has complied with a court order, according to news reports.
Ban on video-sharing site lifted five days after the country's highest court said the move violated freedom of expression.
Turkey's Constitutional Court puts the kibosh on a YouTube ban, saying the prohibition ran afoul of the country's free speech laws.
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan says that a court order lifting the Twitter ban should be overturned.
Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan still has it in for the site, after it was used to spread information critical of him and after a Turkish court ruling led to a ban being lifted.
After Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan instituted a ban -- “wiping out” the social network -- the country’s constitutional court says not so fast.
Accounts linked to the spread of government corruption allegations appeared blocked less than a week after the social network agreed to shutter some accounts.
The ruling paves the way for most of YouTube to come back online, but 15 specific videos will still be blocked, according to Reuters.
The ban has officially been lifted, a Turkish government official confirms to Reuters.
The move comes just a week after authorities took similar action against Twitter, as the country's prime minister faces growing criticism for limiting free speech.