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News Brief Indonesia Gay App Ban

News Brief: Indonesia Bans Over 80 Websites and Apps Featuring LGBT Content

by Aaron Shepard

News Brief Indonesia Gay App Ban

News Brief:  Indonesia Bans Over 80 Websites and Apps Featuring LGBT Content

Indonesia has decided to ban over 80 apps and websites that feature LGBT content.

BuzzFeed reports that the Southeast Asian nation – the fourth most populous country in the world – will be blocking all outlets currently “promoting LGBT,” as they have “violated the law on pornography and the law on child protection,” said Aidil Chendramata, a director at the Communications Ministry.

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