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Turkey’s questionable internet law gets presidential approval

Turkey’s dubious internet law gets presidential approval

Turkish Leader Abdullah Gul has approved a brand new law tightening control of the Web.

Turkey’s questionable internet law gets presidential approval

Turkey’s questionable internet law gets presidential approval

It’ll allow the authorities to block use of webpages within hours with no prior court order.

The controversial bill has sparked concerns over censorship that the government denies, saying it’s making the web safer

Turkey hasbeen seeking membership of the European Union for many years, however the new legislation is one of many which have raised concern in Brussels, which concerns it’s moving further from EU norms.

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