18 May, 2008

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Syria Blocks the Arabic Wikipedia

Syria Blocks the Arabic Wikipedia: According to anasonline blog, access to Wikipedia Arabic, the Arabic language version of the free online encyclopedia Wikipedia, is now blocked by all ISPs in Syria. (Via Global Voices Advocacy.)

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Censoring Free Speech in Thailand

Censoring Free Speech in Thailand: Thailand’s military junta’s fifth order following its coup d’etat September 19, 2006 was to appoint an Official Censor of the Military Coup. The overthrown elected government had publicly stated that…