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Twitter blocks two accounts on its Turkish network

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Twitter blocked two accounts on Sunday that had been used to spread corruption allegations against Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, his government and his inner circle. 

A Turkish man uses his smartphone in the Eminonu district of Istanbul, on March 21, 2014

The move came after high-level meetings between the government and executives from the company last week, and after the Turkish government provoked a storm in March by trying to ban the network entirely.

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