Tajikistan orders Twitter ban

2012-12-22 16:24
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Dushanbe - Tajikistan has ordered local internet providers to block Twitter, one of more than 100 sites including popular Russian-language social networks starting next week, an industry representative told AFP on Saturday.

Among the blocked sites are Vkontakte, or In Touch, and Odnoklassniki, or Classmates, the most popular social networking sites in Russia with many users in the ex-Soviet Union, and Mail.ru, an e-mail service.

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