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Twitter says Venezuelan authorities are blocking pictures amid new protests

By Agence France-Presse
Friday, February 14, 2014 19:27 EDT
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Twitter said Friday that Venezuela was apparently blocking pictures from being shared in tweets as people took to streets to protest inflation and shortages amid sometimes violent unrest.

The one-to-many messaging service based in San Francisco provided a tip on how to sidestep the block, by having tweets delivered to smartphones in text messages.

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