X has an important role in Pakistan’s political discourse, so this ban is hugely significant across the spectrum:

AP/Fast Company, Pakistan banned X over political instability. A top official is demanding its immediate return, 19 Apr 2024

“We demand that the ban on X, which is known as Twitter, should immediately be lifted by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif to stop any further violation of human rights,” said Farhatullah Babar, a senior leader of the Pakistan People’s Party. The PPP is an important member of the coalition that allowed Sharif to form a government in March.


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