2014: Jan 1 – Jun 30

Country Court Orders Requests from government agencies or law enforcement Percentage of requests where some or all content was removed Number of sites specified
Albania 0 1 0% 1
Belgium 1 0 0% 7
Brazil 0 1 0% 1
Germany 1 6 0% 7
India 0 6 0% 7
Kazakhstan 0 1 0% 4
Malaysia 0 1 0% 2
Russia 0 35 9% 35
Turkey 2 2 0% 4
TOTAL 4  53 5% 68

Recent Examples

Here are a few recent examples of takedown demands that we received:

Canada

  • Law enforcement requested the removal of a government document.

India

  • Law enforcement requested the removal of allegedly defamatory material.

Russia

  • We received 35 orders from the Federal Service for Supervision in the Sphere of Telecom, Information Technologies and Mass Communications (Roskomnadzor) for content that was deemed to be in violation of Russian Federal Law 139.

Turkey

  • Law enforcement demanded that we remove a post that contained allegedly illegal and inaccurate information about the Turkish National Police and its president.