Thursday, March 08, 2007

FT.com / World / Europe - Turkish court shuts down YouTube

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Turkey’s largest internet services provider shut down access to the YouTube video-sharing web site on Wednesday after a court ruling that some of its content insulted Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, the founder of modern Turkey.

The decision followed days of furious insult-sharing among Turkish and Greek users of the popular and controversial site.

Source: FT.com / World / Europe - Turkish court shuts down YouTube

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