How Uganda blocked social media, again


Today we are releasing data which indicates that two ISPs in Uganda – Smile Telecom (Uganda) and Orange – carried out IP blocking to censor access to major social media services. Interestingly, OONI’s findings illustrate that social media is not consistently blocked across networks, and that certain cases of censorship can be easily circumvented.

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Publisher: Open Observatory of Network Interference

Publication date: 17th May 2016

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