Syria Moves to Suppress Internet Freedom Further

AFP has a story on a pending Internet law in Syria that will result government oversight of  online publishing by the Information Ministry and make it easier for the government to shutdown sites which it finds objectionable.  Some 240 websites are already blocked in Syria, according to a human rights activist interviewed by AFP.

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