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03.21.17
Twitter triples suspensions of pro-terrorist accounts in one year
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Twitter triples suspensions of pro-terrorist accounts in one year

Its transparency report also reveals Turkey's attempts to stifle free speech.

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12.27.16
Turkey says it's investigating 10,000 social network users
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Turkey says it's investigating 10,000 social network users

It's supposedly to fight terrorism, but may be an excuse to stifle free speech.

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10.27.16
Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities
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Turkey shuts off internet service in 11 Kurdish cities

The shutdown affects 6 million citizens and comes amid protests over the detention of one city's mayors, Turkey Blocks reports.

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08.15.16
WikiLeaks released a cache of malware in its latest email dump
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WikiLeaks released a cache of malware in its latest email dump

Critics say the materials could endanger the free speech advocates it's meant to help.

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07.15.16
Turkish president interviewed via FaceTime during military coup
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Turkish president interviewed via FaceTime during military coup

President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has frequently censored internet services, but needed one today.

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