UK and US refuse to sign as UN web treaty is passed
Posted on 14 Dec 2012 at 09:28
Author: Stewart Mitchell
Telecoms officials sign controversial web governance treaty as UK and US officials walk out
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Democracy Our Way
US, Uk and Canada walk out.... when Democracy does not favour them. Fake Democracies which still insist on dictating to others.
By Manuel on 14 Dec 2012
The ITU voting is on a one country one vote basis regardess of population. Furthermore many of the countries voting in favour of this treaty are not themselves democratic so their votes are not representative of the populations of those countries. So this is be a very strange definition of democracy!
By JohnAHind on 14 Dec 2012
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