Pakistani ISPs Block YouTube Access Over Anti-Islamic Videos
YouTube WebsiteÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s two hour inoperability on Sunday had a simple explanation: Pakistani authorities, who ordered all ISPs to block the site a day before, due to an anti-Islamic video on the site. Ã¢â‚¬Å“”We have determined that the source of these events was a network in Pakistan”, YouTube said. The internet service providers complied with the demands, and the video-sharing site became unavailable for users around the world.
Pakistani authorities admitted to blocking usersÃ¢â‚¬â„¢ access to YouTube, considering them to be offensive and provocative. The Website continues to be blocked in Pakistan, and the Internet service providers will keep their positions until a decision will be made.
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