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Egypt court orders YouTube to be
blocked for a month for hosting
anti-Islam film, ´Innocence of Muslims´

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 2/10/2013 5:28:17 AM

CAIRO — A Cairo court on Saturday ordered the government to block access to the video-sharing website YouTube for 30 days for carrying an anti-Islam film that caused deadly riots across the world. Judge Hassouna Tawfiq ordered YouTube blocked for carrying the film, which he described as "offensive to Islam and the Prophet (Muhammad)." He made the ruling in the Egyptian capital where the first protests against the film erupted last September before spreading to more than 20 countries, killing more than 50 people. The ruling however can be appealed, and based on precedent, might not be enforced.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 2/10/2013 6:35:26 AM     (No. 9168258)

Hey AP staff, you dishonest morons: YouTube videos don´t cause deadly riots across the world - deranged Muslims do!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/10/2013 6:56:36 AM     (No. 9168278)

Anybody else that offends muslims has a fatwa on their head in 5 minutes but youtube has had this video up for months and not a peep from the liberals to take it down. Videos exposing obama on something are ordered down in no time at all so there isn´t a free speech issue here.For whatever reason the left wants this video to stay up.Maybe to keep the blame going on Benghazi.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: JAN, 2/10/2013 7:54:37 AM     (No. 9168345)

Morsi´s thank you to Obamao for the F16s.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: PrairieAnemone, 2/10/2013 1:26:44 PM     (No. 9168823)

Hey Egypt, does that mean that´ll also stop the uploading of jihadi porn from your so called insurgents?

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