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Morocco: ban on YouTube lifted

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Morocco, Digital Activism, Freedom of Speech

The block [1] on the video-sharing Web site YouTube has been lifted yesterday and the Moroccan blogsphere is celebrating [2] its victory and planning to continue the struggle [2] to unblock Google Earth [3] and Livejournal [4].

Najib Omrani [5], a spokesman for the state-controlled telecommunications company Maroc Telecom, said Moroccans were unable to access YouTube due to a technical glitch