‘Live tweeting’ in Turkey in protest of Twitter ban

March 24, 2014 at 5:18 PM EST
Photo by Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images

Photo by Adem Altan/AFP/Getty Images

A woman protests a country-wide ban on Twitter in the country of Turkey by writing a “physical tweet” in the city of Ankara. Turkey’s Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan banned access to the social media site on Thursday in the midst of a corruption scandal involving himself and his political party, the AKP.