Government Claims 80 Pct of Netizens Agree China Should Punish Facebook

According to the Chinese government, 80% of Chinese netizens agree with the block on Facebook. For other perspectives, see these “tweets” from Chinese netizens, translated by CDT. From the People’s Daily article, which also helps explain the reasons for the Facebook ban:

On July 8, revealed that “Xinjiang are using the famous US social networking website Facebook to facilitate their communication worldwide. The news immediately triggered a by Chinese netizens.

Over 90 percent of netizens said that “” activists, carrying out this type of “online activity” severely violates ’s national interests and agreed that Facebook should immediately shut down the “Xinjiang independence” online group.

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