Turkish riot police in Istanbul fired tear gas and water cannon today at around 3,000 people protesting new legislation tightening control of the Internet.
Turkish riot police today used tear gas and water cannon to disperse more than 2,000 people demonstrating against new Internet curbs that have sparked alarm at home and abroad.
Brushing aside criticism against tough, new measures to stop the spread of rumours through microblogs, China on Tuesday defended the move claiming that the new rules had broad support among Chinese internet users.
In a bid to curb `rumours and vulgarity`, internet users in China may require registering with their real names when signing up to network providers.
Day in Pics: 27th November
Showbiz World - November 27, 2014
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