Updated: 05/23/2014 02:01 | By Agence France-Presse

Thai army says will block social media over critical content

Thailand's new ruling junta on Friday warned it would block social media platforms in the country if they carry any content provoking violence or opposing their military coup.   


Thai army says will block social media over critical content

A Thai pro-government supporter cries and shouts insults at Thai army soldiers as they stand guard at the main entrance of the pro-government ''Red shirts'' rally site in Bangkok on May 22, 2014 - by Nicolas Asfouri

"If we find any to be in violation, we will suspend the service immediately and will summon those responsible for prosecution," said a directive read out on national television.

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