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Banning Social Media After The Sri Lanka Attacks Doesnt Make Much

Banning Social Media After The Sri Lanka Attacks Doesnt Make Much

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Sri Lanka blocked access to social media following a series of deadly bombings on churches and other targets Easter Sunday.

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Sri Lanka security forces secure the area around St. Anthony's Church in Colombo in April 2019 after a series of bombings on Easter Sunday.

Sri Lankan government officials say the temporary social media ban will stop the spread of fake news and misinformation that could escalate tensions.

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Banning Social Media After The Sri Lanka Attacks Doesn't Make Much Sense

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Banning Social Media After The Sri Lanka Attacks Doesn't Make Much Sense

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