Pakistan blocks Twitter over material deemed blasphemous

Pakistan blocks Twitter over material deemed blasphemous

Islamabad : Pakistan | May 20, 2012 at 11:41 AM PDT
Source: CNN
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A spokesperson for the Ministry of Information Technology said Twitter was blocked Sunday because the site did not remove links and references to a competition on Facebook to post images of the Muslim prophet Muhammad. "The government is in contact with Twitter and had asked them to remove the material.... FULL ARTICLE AT CNN
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