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Twitter blocks 'blasphemous' tweets in Pakistan

The company has complied with requests from a Pakistani "bureaucrat" to hide specific content, says the New York Times.

By May 23, 2014

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Two anonymous Twitter accounts blocked in Turkey

Accounts linked to the spread of government corruption allegations appeared blocked less than a week after the social network agreed to shutter some accounts.

By April 20, 2014

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Turkish court deems country's Twitter ban unconstitutional

After Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan instituted a ban -- “wiping out” the social network -- the country’s constitutional court says not so fast.

By April 2, 2014

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Turkey tries to block YouTube after Syria security leak

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.

By March 27, 2014

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Twitter unblocks 'blasphemous' accounts in Pakistan

After banning dozens of accounts at the government's request, the social network recants and makes the content available again.

By June 17, 2014

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Turkish court orders end to Twitter ban but...

Renewed access to the site may not last since the Turkish government can appeal the ruling, says Hurriyet Daily News.

By March 26, 2014

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YouTube access restored in Turkey after 2-month blockade

Ban on video-sharing site lifted five days after the country's highest court said the move violated freedom of expression.

By June 3, 2014

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Wikipedia's Jimmy Wales blasts ruling forcing Google to erase search results

Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales describes the European ruling as "wide-sweeping censorship" that "doesn't make sense."

By May 14, 2014

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UK govt to allow access to wrongly-blocked sites

The UK government is compiling a list of websites that have been wrongly blocked by its porn filter, and will go about unblocking them.

By February 1, 2014

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Turkey welcomes back Twitter

The ban has officially been lifted, a Turkish government official confirms to Reuters.

By April 3, 2014