News ban on MİT trucks allegations may result in social media bans

Turkish authorities have warned that all websites publishing alleged records related to Syrian-bound trucks belonging to the Turkish intelligence agency (MİT) that were stopped by a prosecutor last year will be banned, presaging a possible new ban on Twitter and Facebook. Twitter complied with Turkey’s demand of blocking access to the related account which seemingly prevented the feared ban for now.

Belgeler yayınlandı, Twitter ve Facebook için kapatma kararı alındı

Turkey moves to ban Twitter, Facebook again

Report: Twitter, Facebook face closure after MİT trucks revelations

Twitter and Facebook almost faced ban in Turkey after MİT trucks revelation