Turkish Court Half-heartedly Orders End To YouTube Ban

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April 04, 2014 AT 5:34 AM
Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan and Turkey's Twitter ban may have come to an end, but the country's block on YouTube remains steadfast. In the latest development to this censorship saga, Reuters reports that a court in the Turkish capital has declared the YouTube situation a human rights violation, and instructed that the block be removed. Well, almost, as the court did state 15 specific videos could stay restricted, but that a blanket ban was unnecessary.