[AfrICANN-discuss] Internet Gov Weekly Brief : Internet Shutdown in DRC; Brazil’s National Authority for Personal Data Protection; US net neutrality repeal; Netflix faced criticism in Saudi Arabia; UN adopts data security resolution..
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Fri Jan 4 17:55:56 UTC 2019
The United Nations has adopted two Russian sponsored resolutions backed by India on international information security (IIS) system in what can be described as important steps towards a multipolar world order.
On freedom of expression, “Democratic Republic of Congo’s government cut internet connections and SMS services across the country for a second straight day on Tuesday as the country nervously awaited results from the weekend’s chaotic presidential election”. https://www.reuters.com/article/us-congo-election/congo-cuts-internet-for-second-day-to-avert-chaos-before-poll-results-idUSKCN1OV1GL. « Leading western powers on Tuesday called on the Democratic Republic of Congo to restore internet access, which operators say was cut on government orders a day earlier following presidential elections”. https://www.nation.co.ke/news/africa/Western-powers-urge-DR-Congo-to-restore-Internet/1066-4917970-guuirh/index.html
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