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Online Censorship won’t stop us warn Turkey Net activists

Online Censorship won’t stop us warn Turkey Net activists

Governance, Internet
Net activists in Turkey say a proposed law to tighten censorship online won't stop them. The move to block websites comes as the government faces high legal corruption allegations. Turkey's largest city Istanbul has again seen riot police clash with protestors. This month the protesters have been demonstrating against government legislation that's going through parliament to tighten state control over the Internet. Turkey has some of the tightest controls in the world. And the scene is not unknown in Istanbul. Istanbul's city centre became a battleground, with police using water cannon and tear gas to disperse protestors. The proposed legislation would enable the government to impose further controls over the Internet, including empowering ministers to block websites....