Cyber Blocking HRW Q&A Yackee Wong

December 10, 2015 12:42 PM
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The European Court of Human Rights recently ruled that Turkey violated the European convention on Human Rights by blocking the video-sharing website YouTube for more than two years. The tribunal ruled that blocking the site infringed on the right of teachers to "receive and impart information". Cynthia Wong, a social media expert with Human Rights Watch, spoke about the issue with V-O-A's Susan Yackee.