· November, 2010

Stories about Turkey from November, 2010

Turkey Unblocks YouTube, but Will Ban Be Short-Lived?

2 November 2010

YouTube has been banned in Turkey since 2007. Now, for the first time in two years, the popular video-sharing site is once again accessible in Turkey. Since the site was unblocked, however, videos that were the initial impetus for the censorship have been restored. Will the unblocking be short-lived or will Turkey stand by this step toward Internet freedom?