Social media platform Twitter, to appoint representatives in Turkey
Transportation and Infrastructure Deputy Minister Ömer Fatih Sayan, who daily access overseas for more than 1 million sourced from Turkey of social network providers to fulfill their obligations Twitter’s gratifying to report that was passed.
Transportation and Infrastructure Deputy Minister Ömer Fatih Sayan, Twitter and local social media applications to share his out Yaay, overseas with daily access from Turkey more than 1 million stating that the delegate of Twitter from the origin of social network providers “being sanctioned for the narrowing of the Internet traffic bandwidth Twitter It is gratifying to see that it will fulfill the obligations of Law No. 7253. ” used the expression.
overseas exceeding daily access to 1 million from the Turkey-based social networks, foreseeing have a representative in Turkey 5651 Law additional 4th article of the October 1st 2020 with reminiscent enters into force Sayan, continued as follows:
“No representative of our country outside of Pinterest with a delegation decision reported by Twitter was having a social network provider. We follow closely the work that Pinterest’s done for Delegation. To have a representative in Turkey of social networks, citizens of no interlocutor on behalf of the elimination of the abuses in terms of great importance . ”
Sayan, VK no sanction exposure than is the first platform that makes direct delegation of Turkey recalled YouTube, while other networks where TikTok and Facebook also among them, said they reported that they appoint representatives after the administrative fines.
Sayan pointed out that Twitter, Periscope and Pinterest, who did not notify a representative, were given an “advertising ban” decision in January 2021 as required by law, and used the following statements:
“The next step was to narrow the internet traffic bandwidth. We welcome Twitter’s announcement of its decision to appoint a representative. I express my gratitude to our President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who pioneered the implementation of one of the most comprehensive regulations in the world for social networks. We will continue to work with Turkey and digital vision. “