Turkish PM also muses about closing down Facebook!

March 13th, 2014 at 11:00 am by David Farrar

Stuff reports:

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has backtracked on a threat to shut down and YouTube in .

Erdogan, who is fighting allegations of corruption, said last week that the government was considering steps to prevent secretly wiretapped recordings from being leaked on the internet, including shutting down Facebook and YouTube.

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3 Responses to “Turkish PM also muses about closing down Facebook!”

  1. NoCash (258 comments) says:

    I wonder if they’re planning to setup TurkCap, TurkMap, TurkCloud too… :-)

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  2. DJP6-25 (1,389 comments) says:

    Is Erdogan Turkish for Canute?

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  3. kowtow (8,776 comments) says:

    There’s a lot of crap going on in Turkey right now with this islamist.

    Corruption ,political trials ,shutting down his opposition…..

    oh but that’s OK ,they’re part of Europe and should be able to join the EU….they can be a bridge to the Arab world…..

    Fuck off.

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