Twitter Still Blocked In Turkey Despite Court Order


AFP
April 3, 2014

Turkey_TwitterTurkey’s government faced growing pressure Thursday to quickly implement a top court order to unblock Twitter, which it had banned after corruption claims went viral on the social media site.

Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan ordered the block on March 20 in the lead-up to last Sunday’s key local elections, in which his party won sweeping wins despite the damaging online leaks.

On Wednesday Turkey’s Constitutional Court ruled that the Twitter ban breached free speech, and ordered the communications ministry and telecoms authority to reverse it “with immediate effect”.

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