A recently published study on Internet censorship in Thailand confirms the trend of blocking websites by citing threats to national security. From January to November 2010, courts have ordered 43,908 URLs or specific web pages to be blocked, bringing to 74,686 the total number of URLs that have been blocked since late 2007, revealed the report, ‘Control and Censorship of Online Media through the Use of Laws and the Imposition of Thai State Policies’.

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