Turkey's main opposition party says to challenge Twitter block

by Reuters
Friday, 21 March 2014 08:18 GMT

ANKARA, March 21 (Reuters) - Turkey's main opposition party will file a legal challenge on Friday against a court decision to block access to Twitter, senior Republican People's Party (CHP) deputy Akif Hamzacebi told Reuters.

He also said the party would file a criminal complaint against Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan on the grounds that he was violating personal freedoms.

(Reporting by Gulsen Solaker; Writing by Daren Butler; Editing by Nick Tattersall and Alison Williams)

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