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Bianet: Why do Facebook and Twitter Shut Down Accounts In Turkey?


Recently, several Facebook and Twitter account have either been shut down or suspended. bianet asked the reason of this recent phenomenon to Erkan Saka, lecturer at Istanbul Bilgi University. By Elif AKGÜL – İstanbul – BIA News Desk elif@bianet.org Recently, Facebook has reportedly shut down the pages of two alternative news websites (Yüksekova Haber and Ötekilerin Postası), while Twitter suspended several [...] → Read the full article…