Hillary Clinton: Internet repression 'will fail'
15-Feb-2011 (one comment)

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton has warned repressive governments not to restrict internet freedom, saying such efforts will ultimately fail.

She said the US was committed to global internet freedom, in her first major address since the Egyptian uprising.

The speech comes as online activists organise anti-government protests in several Middle Eastern countries.

"This is a foreign policy priority, one that will only increase in importance in the coming years," Mrs Clinton said.

Darius Kadivar

Clinton calls for online freedom

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Even for Wikileaks ? ;0)