The country that makes the most content removal requests on Twitter

Twitter has released its biannual transparency report, revealing the increasing rate at which governments are requesting user information and for content to be removed.

The social media company, used by 288 million people per month, reported an 84 per cent increase in government requests to remove content from the site in the second half of last year.

Turkey made by far the most requests to remove content, 477, of which Twitter complied with 50 per cent.

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