Turkish Prime Minister bans Twitter

Turkish prime minister Recep  Erdogan has announced that he’ll  “root out” the social media network Twitter. He says it’s been used to spread damaging information about his government.

You can follow the flow of events on Mashable. Initially, many tweets got through, but now there’s a real crackdown at the IP level. Note the trend in Mashable’s charts.

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MTSU Professor of Mass Communication
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