Youtube now blocked in Turkey

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YouTube LogoAfter blocking twitter, Turkish Government have now blocked the the popular video sharing site Youtube. Youtube’s ban happened just hours after a leaked video was published on YouTube, which contains a conversation of Turkey’s Foreign Minister, Intelligence Chief and a Top General discussing military operations in Syria.

Turkish telecoms authority (TIB) said on Thursday, that the block was an “administrative measure” against YouTube. It was assume that Youtube will blocked, after Google refused to remove videos of alleged government corruption.

Youtube’s block came a week after Turkish government block Twitter from being access in the country.

Source: Reuters

Last modified: March 27, 2014

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