Turkey’s dubious internet law gets presidential approval
Turkish Leader Abdullah Gul has approved a brand new law tightening control of the Web.
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.