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ITU's deficient internet plan

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The International Telecommunications Union (ITU) will try once again today to take the dominant role in running the internet. 

The still-obscure United Nations agency has formed a partnership with the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (MICT) to stage a two-part show this week at Muang Thong Thani.

It is the third year running that the ITU has sought support to establish a new form of internet governance. But the theme of this project is a siren's song that should be rejected.

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