Stories about War & Conflict from August, 2015
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Russian censors have blocked another YouTube video, although it did not violate any Russian laws. Instead, an offending user comment under the video caused Roscomnadzor to ban the page wholesale.
Despite the PM's reassurance that "people can talk or write whatever they like," authorities have been cracking down on speech.
Pro-Kurdish and leftist media sites are among the 96 websites most recently blocked by Turkish authorities.
"How many more bloggers must be murdered before the government acts decisively to stem the violence and impunity?"