Facebook Banned in Pakistan

A Pakistani court today banned the use of Facebook in Pakistan until May 31. The ban was in response to a Facebook page called "Everybody Draw Mohammed Day!" to be held Thursday. Sketches of Prophet Muhammad are considered an act of blasphemy by Muslims and this Facebook page has already incurred criticism from several Muslims. Pakistan's Law Minister Babar Awan said that "this issue will be raised on all international forums." The fallout has already begun in Pakistan, where in the port...Full Story
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