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Pakistan lifts Facebook ban, gets apology

crimeandpunishment (1754306) writes | more than 4 years ago

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crimeandpunishment (1754306) writes "Facebook is back in Pakistan. The Pakistani government says it lifted its ban Monday after officials from Facebook apologized for the "Everybody Draw Mohammed Day" page, and removed it from the site. The page caused outrage and protests among Pakistan's Muslim population, and led to the ban two weeks ago. A spokesman for Pakistan's office of information technology said Facebook assured the government "nothing of this sort will happen in the future"."
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