China: Regime apes US propaganda to justify increased Internet censorship

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November 20, 2016
Business Insider    
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"China's ambitions to tighten up regulation of the Internet have found a second wind in old fears -- terrorism and fake news. Chinese officials and business leaders speaking at the third World Internet Conference held in Wuzhen last week called for more rigid cyber governance, pointing to the ability of militants to organise online and the spread of false news items during the recent U.S. election as signs cyberspace had become dangerous and unwieldy." (11/19/16)

http://www.businessinsider.com/r-china-says-terrorism-fake-news-impel-greater-global-internet-curbs-2016-11  

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