The Ankara 3rd Penal Judgeship of Peace has ruled that access to 136 web addresses shall be blocked upon a request by the Gendarmerie General Command. Both the request and the order are dated July 16, 2019.
As well as the news portals, pages on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and YouTube were blocked. One of the websites that is included in the list is bianet.org.
On August 7, the Ankara 3rd Penal Judgeship of Peace was revealed to have made the decision to block access to bianet.org by mistake.