Turkey Bans YouTube for Second Time

A Turkish court has again blocked access to the popular video-sharing Web site YouTube because of clips allegedly insulting the country's founding father; the first ban was also due to clips deemed disrespectful to Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, a war hero who founded Turkey from the ruins of the Ottoman Empire. It is illegal in Turkey to insult the revered figure, whose portrait still hangs in almost all government offices nearly 70 years after his death. Users trying to access the Web site from Turkey were met with notices in English and Turkish saying it was banned under an Ankara court order issued January 17.

Last March, another court blocked access to YouTube. The ban was lifted two days later after YouTube removed the offending videos. In September, a court in the eastern city of Sivas ordered a ban after saying videos on the site insulted Ataturk, President Abdullah Gul, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan and the army, but the ban was never implemented. The current ban will probably also be lifted once Google, the owner of YouTube, removes the “insulting” videos.

News source: Associated Press

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lol This is so retarded. My ISP never blocked any website on me, if they would I would be terribly mad. I'm surprised how Turkish people don't get mad on this. Are you proud of what happened?

No country has real democracy, but their level varies on several countries.

abdülhamit, i posted my comments, but they cannot say anything, what can i do? they told very badly before our signing, after our defending they forgot the topic.

anladınız siz onu :suspicious:

Mr. "hashus1099" , Mr."siksiz_beyinsiz" please show respect to members of Neowin.net and don't speak Turkish...Obey the rules and speak English.If you don't know English,don't continue to post comment...

seni kiev meydanında sallandıracam sen bekle, edwirde malzeme edecem seni : ))
nefesimi ensende hisset

şadov şutır, banımı kaldır bea

Hesabınız 4 gün 17 saat 36 dakika 49 saniye sonra giriş yaptığınızda otomatik olarak açılacaktır. Lütfen yönetime hesabınızın açılması konusunda PM atmayınız

dh, dönüşÃ¼m muhteşem olacak, sizi izliyorum merak etmeyin. cevaplarım cumartesi akşam 18 sularında konu dışına yön verecek :suspicious:

It is very disgusting to see a flag as a thing...This is really selfishness!I'm a Turk.And I adore Ataturk's ideas.And I adore my Muslim friends that died for us...died for protecting us from you!
You EJocys,you know,sometimes abstract things aren't enough to explain somethings...or To see them as normal things, becomes roughness so we 'should' appreciate our master.'coz He didn't leave us alone although he could live very well...Sometimes He just ate a piece of bread and drank just water while your masters were drinking wines,eating hot and delicious meals...Sometimes He slept with his coat, outside while your masters were sleeping in their hot and comfortable beds...There are enough reason for us to adore!
And please,PLEASE don't insult to a nation's flag that lots of people died for...What does European Court of Human Rights say?"A human's life is most important thing for us."And lots of people died for a thing? For what?Just a flag?Ha?No,you can't understand...If someone died for you,How would you feel?Think! 200.000 soldiers (more+) died for us...And their families didn't want to payment or etc.In fact they(soldiers) want to protect complimentary! not like American army...I'm added to (s)eq0...You know nothing about us but we know nearly everthing about you...Here is your problem!(and Ottoman's problem)You look down on us...Hundreds of years ago...The Ottoman Empire looked down on you but What happened?It falled...But we won't do this mistake again...We won't look down on nothing...(Find out Kuba)
Best Wishes....From a Turk to u

The most of European and American people stupid . they don't know their capital city but they have alwaYs talk about Turkey . You suppose you are very clever no you are very stupid and your history is the worst in Europe dont forget 100 years war . All of Turkish people hate you and your population getting older after ten years you have die

I HATE EU , I HATE EUROPE , I HATE YOUR DEMOCRACY

GET OUT TURKEY

(yakan said @ #33)
The most of European and American people stupid . they don't know their capital city but they have alwaYs talk about Turkey . You suppose you are very clever no you are very stupid and your history is the worst in Europe dont forget 100 years war . All of Turkish people hate you and your population getting older after ten years you have die

I HATE EU , I HATE EUROPE , I HATE YOUR DEMOCRACY

GET OUT TURKEY :angry:

I hate you too.

At last some common ground!

You stupid western people.. you know nothing about flags and nationalities...Our flag is quite different from your cloth pieces...Yours are bull****s! Ours deprives its colour from our bloods which is very meaningful. We have given so many victims to get our freedom which symbolizes our flag. And ATATURK is the greatest leader ever in the world! You have to respect him and everybody in Turkey has to do so! We are proud of being Turk. Never forget: We dont need your EU!!

(Paravan said @ #32)
You stupid western people.. you know nothing about flags and nationalities...Our flag is quite different from your cloth pieces...Yours are bull****s! Ours deprives its colour from our bloods which is very meaningful. We have given so many victims to get our freedom which symbolizes our flag. And ATATURK is the greatest leader ever in the world! You have to respect him and everybody in Turkey has to do so! We are proud of being Turk. Never forget: We dont need your EU!!

Freedom to be encapsulated in close-mindedness?

Wow, that's fantastic!

You want revenge don't you.When we won all of you in past.You were so jealous.Now you think that you are taking revenge muahaha im just laughing.You know that we are the best in the battlefield.

Our leader Atatürk was the best and the last leader.You are idiots but you must understand this.ATATÜRK is in our hearts and he shows ways to get freedom to your slave countries.Your money could be so much but we have got hearts and our hearts are more important than your money.


Do it laugh at us.We don't know your grammar so good.

Haydi gülün deyüslar

Our language is so hard.Then you can't understand it and you can't learn it

"EJocys said"
National flag is just a thing and any leader is just a human being. If masses starts to humanize flags, turns leaders into pontifical idols and puts human freedoms below then these masses are just another redneck cult with sick moral values. Its very hard to believe that ATAT�RK was smart leader when I read news about repressive actions done by his worshippers.


The things that u wrote are just bullsh*t.
You can think like that for your flag and your leader , I mean for you, your flag would be just a cloth and ur leader would be just a normal guy. I can not criticize ur ideas about ur values, its your problem.
Our leader is not a pontifical idol, you donT have any idea about us and how can u dare talk like that. We are not cult, we are a country.
We have democracy, we have the freedom of choice.Still,we know lots of ways to login to Youtube, so right now you guys can understand that *I hope*, its not repressive action, its just a warning for youtube..
And the last thing, Atatürk is not a pontifical idol for us. He was not a God and nobody thinks that he is a God so we are not his worshippers. He is the founder of our country thats why we are thankful to him.We are living in peace and freedom because of him.

In conclusion,
You know nothing about Turkey and about Atatürk. So, Choose ur words carefully when you talk about a Country....

((s)eq0 said @ #30)
"EJocys said"
National flag is just a thing and any leader is just a human being. If masses starts to humanize flags, turns leaders into pontifical idols and puts human freedoms below then these masses are just another redneck cult with sick moral values. Its very hard to believe that ATAT�RK was smart leader when I read news about repressive actions done by his worshippers.


The things that u wrote are just bullsh*t.
You can think like that for your flag and your leader , I mean for you, your flag would be just a cloth and ur leader would be just a normal guy. I can not criticize ur ideas about ur values, its your problem.
Our leader is not a pontifical idol, you donT have any idea about us and how can u dare talk like that. We are not cult, we are a country.
We have democracy, we have the freedom of choice.Still,we know lots of ways to login to Youtube, so right now you guys can understand that *I hope*, its not repressive action, its just a warning for youtube..
And the last thing, Atatürk is not a pontifical idol for us. He was not a God and nobody thinks that he is a God so we are not his worshippers. He is the founder of our country thats why we are thankful to him.We are living in peace and freedom because of him.

In conclusion,
You know nothing about Turkey and about Atatürk. So, Choose ur words carefully when you talk about a Country....

It's clearly full of fundementalist sheep who do not possess the ability to think for themselves though...

it doesn't matter for us, for me. big games easy than the other games, unfortunately. everytime is we have the control the games, under the control the games, during the games, we have the some possibility, some big chances, some big okazyon, something like that but, what can i do, sometimes. it is the football, that is the football. something happened everything is something happened. but anyway, now is in the tabele, we have to see the situation, now is second position, and, one point more, i don't want to see the back, i want to see the front and i hope so tomorrow my team's

ben TuVNeRa

(siksiz_beyinsiz said @ #28)
it doesn't matter for us, for me. big games easy than the other games, unfortunately. everytime is we have the control the games, under the control the games, during the games, we have the some possibility, some big chances, some big okazyon, something like that but, what can i do, sometimes. it is the football, that is the football. something happened everything is something happened. but anyway, now is in the tabele, we have to see the situation, now is second position, and, one point more, i don't want to see the back, i want to see the front and i hope so tomorrow my team's

ben TuVNeRa

Care to say that again in English?

kardeş türkçe konuşmamaya dikkat et, sonuçta türkçe konuşulan bir site değil.

donanımhaber adminleri, ben hashus1099 yahu yazamadan forumu takip etmek çok zor, affedin bea 7 gün uzaklaştırılacak ney yaptım? bari 4 güne düşÃ¼rün de 2 gün kalsın ceza

Bu KÖPEKLER bir şeyi unutuyorlar.Kurtuluş Savaşı'nda üniforması için savaşa katılan İngilizler ve ellerinde hiçbir şey yokken savaşan Türkler.İngilizler Kurtuluş Savaşı'nda bizimle adam akıllı savaşmadı bile.HEP BAŞKA ÃœLKELERİ SALDI ÃœSTÃœMÃœZE.oNLARA YAKLAŞINCA DA GÖT KORKUSU yüzünden Mudanya'yı imzaladılar.Ulan yine olsa yapamaz mıyız?YAPARIZ Deyüsler.

DHdekiler benim Redo_00

Here's the thing.

YouTube couldn't possibly be the only offender. So, are they going to scour the Internet and block access to anything they find offensive? If so, who gets to define what crosses the line?

This could be a huge project and with countless sites and media made available daily it is a task that will never end.

(C_Guy said @ #26)
Here's the thing.

YouTube couldn't possibly be the only offender. So, are they going to scour the Internet and block access to anything they find offensive? If so, who gets to define what crosses the line?

This could be a huge project and with countless sites and media made available daily it is a task that will never end.

Sus lan foolish top. Adam olun önce adam olun. Kılınıza zarar geldimi dünyaya hücum ediyorsunuz bir youtube u kapattırdık diye mi olay oldu ve sonuna kadarda haklıyız.

savunsam ne anlıcaklar ki hepsi gerizekalı bunların Türkiye'nin başkentini sorsam bilemezler...geçtim Türkiyeyi kendi ülkelerinin başkentlerini biliyorlarmı acaba

Amınıza koyim,


BEST LEADER IN THE WORLD :

MUSTAFA KEMAL ATATURK

O KADAR


UCUZ KÖPEKLER! Türkler bu foruma ne yazsada boş çünkü siz bunları anlayamayacak kadar gerizekalısınız. Puşt, Bushuda alın gidin itler....


abi biri youpornu açsın yaa

we don't have any friend out of our nation, we know, so we don't want to enter eu

an english journalist came turkish republic for reporting with Ataturk. asked:

-will you apply to join united nations?

Ataturk answered:

-we won't apply. we will say our conditions, if they accept our conditions,they will send us an invitation and we would discuss about joining.

we will use same ways.

Geist Said "LOL, and these small minded idiots still want to become member of the EU. "

If you wanna see a small minded idiotic "creature" look at the mirror. I'm sure the creature that you are gonna see in the mirror has not the mind bigger than a nut. *what a pity >_>*
You are kinda selfish guys, you just care about yourself. But, We are different, our parents,our National Flag and ATATÃœRK is so important for us and thats why We are mad at Youtube. There are lots of video sites like youtube so We donT need it but it needs Turkey.
By the way, we donT wanna become the member of the EU because European Union has some European "O"nions inside. *Oops, I guess Im spelling wrong :lol:*
Turkey is not a Onion thats why we dont have a spot in the European Onions. We'd love to try to be onions like you, but we have more important things to do. *sigh*

((s)eq0 said @ #19)
our National Flag and ATAT�RK

National flag is just a thing and any leader is just a human being. If masses starts to humanize flags, turns leaders into pontifical idols and puts human freedoms below then these masses are just another redneck cult with sick moral values. Its very hard to believe that ATAT�RK was smart leader when I read news about repressive actions done by his worshippers.

Actually a nice question was asked: What would Ataturk do?

The answer is simple.

It was Ataturk himself who stopped the cabinet from banning a book that critisied Ataturk, and when he was still alive, the book was translated into Turkish and published in Turkey.

It was the many other cabinets and the military governments themselves who made the law that bans insulting Ataturk.

And for the EU membership... Turkey will never be accepted for it, and not because of some ancients laws, but because of the muslim population.

And by the time it could ever be accepted, it will be most probably Turkey itself that will refuse to join as no one would want to participate a union that is destined to collapse.

Who really cares about E.U.? Sorry you all ill-minded people, but the thing you just forgot about was that no longer we are interested in joining your school club as likely called as Europen Union. You do not ever know where Turkey is but you can talk about what it should do or do not. It's pathetic that you could accuse people of being anti democratic and anti-humanist whilst you are the one who lacks of them. Check your own language and spelling before telling people about if they are good or bad at speaking English.

Cencorship is not the way we are fond but there is no solution applied to this matter by Youtube. We demanded the website administration to delete those videos nevertheless the response we had was nothing. You have your own problems with yourself... You do not want Turkey to be stronger or alike your namely rich country. Sorry, wheter like it or not, Turkey will become the greatest, faster than your nightmares come true.

It is your way to show Turkey as a poor, ugly country but what you deflect on TVs and newspapers is your own poorness and ugliness. When there is one news on TV about Turkey, we are used to see poor people on the streets wearing black headscarfs. Believe, I am 20 and never seen one of them in my life... But for a person who have watched it on TV can easily belive it is a freaking poor Arabian country. That's enough for both me and us, Turks. Just check your selfishness and how of you being calumniatory. Morever, calling a terrorist group PKK as Kurdish "rebels" on your news explains us what kind of people we are facing up and down. Calling a group of people as rebels who killed more than 10000 innocent babies shows us the democracy game you play in Europe.

(shadow_shooter said @ #16)
Who really cares about E.U.? Sorry you all ill-minded people, but the thing you just forgot about was that no longer we are interested in joining your school club as likely called as Europen Union. You do not ever know where Turkey is but you can talk about what it should do or do not. It's pathetic that you could accuse people of being anti democratic and anti-humanist whilst you are the one who lacks of them. Check your own language and spelling before telling people about if they are good or bad at speaking English.

<checks own language>

Your English is terrible.

/end

(Oh and keep yourselves out of the EU too!)

i can reach the site and i didn't change my D.N.S number. it is surprising, but i don't use youtube so much.

75 percent of the Turkish people don't want to join eu.

there were some people sheared very bad videos, we warned youtube, but they didn't delete them. videos were about Atatürk. do you know anything about Atatürk. he is the best leader of 20 th century. his mind is still alive in 21th century. please search about him and get ideas. we must protect him, you must understand us. but i think this desicion, which is blocking youtube, is heavy a bit.

in germany, turkish people can't speak turkish. but in turkish republic, there are many ethnic group speaking their language between them (laz,kürt, greek, armenian), but they aren't minority because everyone have same rights.
there is a kurdish political party in our assembly, they have a connection with terorist pkk, but they can speak freely in the assembly.

now i want to get a answer, which country is more democratic?

(GEIST said @ #6)
LOL, and these small minded idiots still want to become member of the EU. :rolleyes:

This is so funny. Maybe we need Europe for economic reasons but you will need Turkey more than us in future.
European population is getting older day by day and your labor power is decreasing as it. I wonder what will you do when you don't have any worker to produce anything? What will you produce in factories and gain money? Democracy? :D

I know that you can't teach us about democracy. In Turkish Grand National Assembly there are parliamentarians who support PKK terrorist organization. We try to solve our problems with democratic methods in Assembly. But Spain doesn't do that. They've jailed parliamentarians cause of supporting ETA. Is it democratic?

Our president Abdullah Gul had brought an action against Turkey to European Court of Human Rights before several years (about muslim headscarf) and now he could become the president of government.
Which European country lets it in the same situation?
You are talking about freedom. In Germany speaking Turkish is banned in schools do you know? Which freedom are you talking about? That's so funny guys.

And youtube.

Turkish lawyers tried to contact with Youtube about these videos but website management did not do anything. Maybe banning Youtube is not suitable but government has to apply some precautions according to laws. We can watch youtube videos by changing dns options.

i always face this in neowin, frequently i checked any tech news published here, and if any of them are related about any other countries or politics 12-13 year old children started to state their point of view and they insist to believe that one little boy can understand the whole nation's policy. no worries, we don't like to be censored nor be in any organization that you are trying to form up. but while you and your family doesn't effected our people suffer from terrorism that is being supplied by any kind of thing which you defend your union and mock the Turkish people with words playing and other stuff. so we are so tense about those subjects, and we won't let anyone to mock with it, Atatürk or any other value that we got is our responsiblity to defend, but you can't understand what a nation's value is cause you are a bunch of countries formed up, try to stand up together against USA, a union that has no national treasure. so respect to the other countries who give credit to their past, and history. but i guess neowin should try to raise the bar a bit, so they can get their high standard comments, so it is not your fault. by the way we are good at many things so don't worry about our english or other tiny details.

(aymansan said @ #12)
i always face this in neowin, frequently i checked any tech news published here, and if any of them are related about any other countries or politics 12-13 year old children started to state their point of view and they insist to believe that one little boy can understand the whole nation's policy. no worries, we don't like to be censored nor be in any organization that you are trying to form up. but while you and your family doesn't effected our people suffer from terrorism that is being supplied by any kind of thing which you defend your union and mock the Turkish people with words playing and other stuff. so we are so tense about those subjects, and we won't let anyone to mock with it, Atatürk or any other value that we got is our responsiblity to defend, but you can't understand what a nation's value is cause you are a bunch of countries formed up, try to stand up together against USA, a union that has no national treasure. so respect to the other countries who give credit to their past, and history. but i guess neowin should try to raise the bar a bit, so they can get their high standard comments, so it is not your fault. by the way we are good at many things so don't worry about our english or other tiny details.

lack of syntax crits you for over 9000?

we won't let anyone to mock with it, Atatürk or any other value that we got is our responsiblity to defend

(aymansan said @ #12)
so respect to the other countries who give credit to their past, and history.

This has nothing to do with that. Censorship is not a form of defense other than a defense a government employs to protect itself from its own people, and an attempt at controlling the people. Censorship is also not a protection from terrorism, it will just make the society unaware of it. Also, you can respect your country and history even if giving your people democratic freedoms. Heck, where I live, censorship would be disrespectful of what our past leaders have tried to give us. I also don't live in the USA, but in Sweden, so please don't drag the USA into this -- this has to do with politics, not specific countries.

In my opinion, censorship is not a sign of governmental strength in defending a society's history and ideal, it's to the contrary a sign of weakness in attempting to do so, or as Potter Stewart said: "Censorship reflects society's lack of confidence in itself."

12-13 year old children started to state their point of view and they insist to believe that one little boy can understand the whole nation's policy.

Children have very innocent views on life. There are many adults who could learn from that.

although I don't know about Turkey and don't like it that much for some reasons ^^; ...

but I'm sure I dislike most of the comments here even more ...

having been to the Asian side of Turkey(city of Kirsehir) and i mean real Turkey, not a tourist one i've noticed all the Ataturk cult everywhere, starting from Istanbul airport(Ataturk International?). Money.... schools, principal's office, everywhere, but the hotel(Kadiroglu(great staff )) one might start thinking whether he has done so much. But the laws shouldn't really disallow commenting on his figure because if he was really so great, people would always remember him as the true leader and not as a character of some bad video... my 2 cents...

Maybe someone should post the same video every month - effectively keeping Turkey out of youtube in perpetuity.

Oh, and one more vote for keeping Turkey out of the EU.

They are NOT part of Europe. If you let them in you let them in, you might as well let any contiguous country join: China, Russia, North Korea, South Africa. You have to draw a line somewhere, and the border with Turkey looks like a good place to start, from both a cultural and a geographical standpoint.

(Shiranui said @ #9)
Maybe someone should post the same video every month - effectively keeping Turkey out of youtube in perpetuity.

Oh, and one more vote for keeping Turkey out of the EU.

They are NOT part of Europe. If you let them in you let them in, you might as well let any contiguous country join: China, Russia, North Korea, South Africa. You have to draw a line somewhere, and the border with Turkey looks like a good place to start, from both a cultural and a geographical standpoint.

/Agree

(Shiranui said @ #9)
Oh, and one more vote for keeping Turkey out of the EU.

They are NOT part of Europe.


I agree, I have always opposed their membership because they're simply not part of Europe. They don't even share the European culture well, so there'd no doubt be many political conflicts that we shouldn't even take in the first place.

Turkish people dont like the censor, Turkish people found different proxies to enter the youtube site. GEIST says that ''small minded idiots still want to become member of the EU '' so idont know u but i say you r reall silly and idiot man..you know Turkey?
you dont live Turkey you dont know democracy..

tomorrow i ll add your insulting video on youtube.. What will u do ? i know ,you ll write many bad words iis it solution? no ! your video still there !!
Turkey censor the site but we cant happy this. i participate the islander ''they just block the access to that particular video''

(tuncay said @ #8)
Turkish people dont like the censor, Turkish people found different proxies to enter the youtube site. GEIST says that ''small minded idiots still want to become member of the EU '' so idont know u but i say you r reall silly and idiot man..you know Turkey?
you dont live Turkey you dont know democracy..

tomorrow i ll add your insulting video on youtube.. What will u do ? i know ,you ll write many bad words iis it solution? no ! your video still there !!
Turkey censor the site but we cant happy this. i participate the islander ''they just block the access to that particular video''

Well turkey won't get in the EU because if it did, the very next day about 20 million turks would migrate to germany and such and believe me germany doesnt want that.

(tuncay said @ #8)
Turkish people dont like the censor, Turkish people found different proxies to enter the youtube site. GEIST says that ''small minded idiots still want to become member of the EU '' so idont know u but i say you r reall silly and idiot man..you know Turkey?
you dont live Turkey you dont know democracy..

tomorrow i ll add your insulting video on youtube.. What will u do ? i know ,you ll write many bad words iis it solution? no ! your video still there !!
Turkey censor the site but we cant happy this. i participate the islander ''they just block the access to that particular video''

Try learning English first you ignorant fool. Maybe then you can watch videos on youtube and understand them.
Do you even know what freedom of speech is ? Of course you don't.

fortunately for him, ignorance can be solved by learning. If only being a douche could be solved as easily....
you think that just because his english isn't perfect he doesn't know what he is talking about, you are a sad and small human being. Freedom of speech doesn't mean the same thing everywhere, not that i'd expect you to understand that...

(jgrodri said @ #8.3)
fortunately for him, ignorance can be solved by learning. If only being a douche could be solved as easily....

And by saying that, you've added yourself to the list. Thanks for playing.
(jgrodri said @ #8.3)
you think that just because his english isn't perfect he doesn't know what he is talking about, you are a sad and small human being.

Actually, yes. Pretty simple logic. If you sound like a five year old writing an essay on politics you don't understand, people tend to treat you as such.
(jgrodri said @ #8.3)
Freedom of speech doesn't mean the same thing everywhere, not that i'd expect you to understand that...

If you're such the buff, you should understand that freedom of speech to the people you're talking to means what they're saying it means. In which case, you're wrong to bring their version of it down in favor of your own, because you're just acting like the people you hate so much for insulting your version.

Also, why should they have to be so damn open minded? Because you said so? The world isn't a nice place buddy, sorry. We don't have to sympathize with every losers crappy ideal just because it's a dying breed. If we think it's a crappy way of living or an unfair law, we say something about it. Got a problem with that? I'd love to see you do something about it.

(c22 said @ #8.2)

Try learning English first you ignorant fool. Maybe then you can watch videos on youtube and understand them.
Do you even know what freedom of speech is ? Of course you don't.

maybe tuncay dsnt know eng..maybe u r right..but dont forget that you dont know turkish too...right???and u still belive that;god and his son you believe that...and and and we know what the freedom whenur mam or sister have sex a few people...if that freedom..we dont care that....i know you understandme but now....

geri zekalı adam bu yazdıklarıma cevap ver bakalım sen neden t�bilmiyon aptal adam hala 3 tane allah olduÄŸuna inan insanlar dan birisin bide �305;kmıÃ...Ÿ yazmaya �ıÃ...ŸÃ„±yon bu harfler tek tek ananın amına girsin

i dont think so...

(Harbinger said @ #8.1)

Well turkey won't get in the EU because if it did, the very next day about 20 million turks would migrate to germany and such and believe me germany doesnt want that.

hey man...we dont get in the eu...who says we want to get in...?

(Harbinger said @ #8.1)

Well turkey won't get in the EU because if it did, the very next day about 20 million turks would migrate to germany and such and believe me germany doesnt want that.

You forget England as well.

The EU is naff anyway. Most of the countries like Spain, France and Germany never do as they're asked to do as a point of law.

(MightyJordan said @ #2)
Bloody ridiculous. Why don't they just remove the videos?

Why should YouTube even consider removing that video? The law sounds like it dates back from the early 1500's the way it's worded. Freedom of speech is way more important, and this law has been used in Turkey multiple times to put people on trial for writing anything bad about the government or Turkey's history.