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Somalia - Al-Shabaab bans Internet in areas it controls

Reporters without borders
Reporters Without Borders is outraged by the Islamist militia Al-Shabaab's announcement yesterday that it is banning the Internet in the areas of Somalia that it controls. “By preventing the public from using the Internet in the areas it controls, Al-Shabaab is launching an unprecedented offensive against freedom of information,” Reporters Without Borders said. “This Islamist militia's goals are clear. It wants to eliminate the Internet as an information platform and prevent all communication. (...)

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