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Twitter Complies With Turkey's Request, Ban to Be Lifted

Twitter has complied with Turkey's request to remove photographs of an Istanbul prosecutor held at gunpoint by far-left militants and a ban on the micro-blogging site will be lifted very shortly, a senior Turkish official said on Monday. “Twitter has agreed to shut down accounts and remove images relating to last week's hostage-taking. The web site will reopen to access very shortly,” the official told Reuters. “Users across Turkey will be able to access the site within the...

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