Facebook to Appoint Local Representative in Turkey in Compliance With Amended Law

The social network said it would reverse that move if it faced pressure on community standards or reviewing government requests

Turkey’s parliament passed the amendment last July ozgurdonmaz/iStock

Facebook said it will appoint a legal entity as a local representative in Turkey in order to comply with that country’s amendment to its Internet Law No. 5651.

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