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Censorship: Who is winning China's battle for the internet?

For several years in China it has been difficult to establish which is more dominant - the forces of censorship or freedom of expression.

The country's new government appears to have launched a new offensive, closing the social media accounts of some influential opponents.

John Sudworth reports.

  • 17 May 2013
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