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Pakistan Internet Ban

The Great Firewall of Pakistan

Saad Khan | Posted 12.26.2012 | World
Saad Khan

The great firewall has not stopped Pakistanis from accessing their favorite websites. They now use proxy servers for that purpose. It would be better if the government wakes up to the changing realities of the cyber world. An outright banning does not do any good.

Understanding the Motives Behind the Internet Bans in Pakistan

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Islamic-minded lawyers and religious parties in Pakistan harp on democracy in their support for an internet ban, but their dogmatic approach is laughable if they're real supporters of democracy.