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  • Tajikistan government officially outlaws Facebook in the country

    In an order given yesterday by the Tajikistan Office of Telecommunications, all internet service and mobile providers have blocked public access to Facebook. This is the second time that the Tajikistan government has seen fit to impose the block, having enforced a partial block of the site a few days ago and a temporary full-scale block in March. This time round, state officials are citing the need to stem the flow of “mud and slander that flows from the website”. The other reason given by Beg Zukhurov, head of the state controlled communications service, in response to Reuters was...