Euronews: Turkish MP smashes phone with hammer in furious speech over social media law

Euronews: Turkish MP smashes phone with hammer in furious speech over social media law. “Opposition politicians in Turkey expressed their fury at a law passed by Turkey’s parliament on Thursday which critics claim will further tighten press and social media freedoms in the country. In a surprising act of protest, opposition MP Burak Erbay smashed his mobile phone with a hammer during a speech to the National Assembly to denounce the bill which claims to combat fake news and ‘online disinformation’.”

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