Top 10 Countries Which Have Banned YouTubeYouTube started and has been one website to enjoy, but with copyright, hate speech, and others. These are the 10 countries that banned YouTube way too far.
The Top Ten
Turkey has ordered blocks to the website, which first started on March 6, 2007, due to a case. It was reinstated 3 days, but staggered bans came in 2008, 2010, 2014, 2015, and 2016. Since today you are allowed to see Turkey use YouTube. - Meows22
If this means no more Youtube Rewind, everyone should move there.
In April 2016, it was banned due to the country's laws to the internet. Anyone that sees it in that country may subject to punishment.
In 2010, YouTube was permanently banned in Libya due to demonstrations who killed in an Abu Salim prison in 1996. It was lifted in 2011 but made a local version in 2015.
Sudan blocked YouTube at 2010 following the 2010 presidential election, and also blocked Google. It was said it previously got banned in 2008 for no reason. In 2012, the trailer of "Innocence of Muslims" made the ban again. It was lifted soon after. - Meows22
On May 25, 2007, Maroc Telecom ISPS banned YouTube. No reason was given, but was lifted 5 days, as it mentioned a "technical glitch".
In 2006, it was banned to Thai IP addresses. Thai authorities found 20 offensive videos. It was done again in 2007 but was lifted. In April 2007, it was banned due to an insult to a King. It was unblocked in August 2007. - Meows22
Although Finland did not make a full YouTube ban, On November 30th, 2017, videos that had music were removed from Teosto. It was blocked because they were no rights to show them but was resolved on the same day.
In 2007, YouTube sued Daniella Cicarelli, due to the fact a paparazzo was hosted which included sex. YouTube in Brazil was banned on January 6, 2007, and was unbanned 3 days later.
In February 2008, Pakistan banned YouTube due to the MQM party in the video list. On the 28th, it was unbanned. It happened again in 2010 following Everybody Draw Mohammed Day. It was lifted in May. It kept being banned in 2012, 2013, and 2014. As of 2018, they unbanned it and made its own versions of YouTube (local versions).
Idek about this to be honest but Pakistan rules the south Asian youtube scene tbf
Syria banned YouTube in 2011 but was reinstated following the start of Syrian Civil War.
ALA Akbar memes will become real and unfunny