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Turkey Leader Defiant Over Twitter Ban

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan has rejected accusations of intolerance following his decision to ban Twitter.At a campaign rally in Istanbul Sunday, Mr. Erdogan confirmed that he gave the orders to shut down Twitter in Turkey.He told the crowd, "I cannot understand how sensible people still defend Facebook, YouTube and Twitter. They run all kinds of lies."The attempted crackdown came after links to wiretapped recordings suggesting corruption were posted on Twitter,...

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