Stories about Bangladesh
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"Journalism is surely not for increasing conflict, or for tarnishing the image of the country," said PM Hasina, in response to critics.
"When a regime is governed by nothing but fear, it is often a sign that the regime might have lost its plot."
“Operators owe complete transparency to their users, as consumers who are paying them money and also in the interest of accountability.”
The government has blamed social media users and activists for trying to create unrest by sharing provocative posts and content on Facebook.
Venezuela goes after journalists' cameras after drone attack, Iran re-routes Telegram (to government servers) and Google tries to go back to China.
"...there were people with machetes in their hands chasing unarmed students. And the police are standing by watching it happen."
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