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Five countries challenging Google

- Stacie Williams and Leigh MontgomeryStaff researchers


2. Google vs. Pakistan

Pakistan banned YouTube as well as Facebook, Wikipedia over ‘Draw Mohammed Day,’ an internet campaign to depict the prophet. Artwork depicting the prophet Mohammed is considered by many Muslims to be blasphemous. Pakistan lifted the ban a day later. At left, Pakistani religious students partcipate in an annual examination at a local religious school in Lahore, Pakistan on July 14.