Protesters hold up blank papers and chant slogans as they march in protest in Beijing last Sunday. Photo: AP Photo
Protesters hold up blank papers and chant slogans as they march in protest in Beijing last Sunday. Photo: AP Photo

China’s zero-Covid protests: Twitter, Telegram soar in popularity as users circumvent Great Firewall to avoid censorship

  • Twitter and Telegram have become two of China’s most popular free iOS apps in recent days, after people staged protests against Covid-19 controls
  • Photos and videos of such rallies have been circulating on Twitter and Telegram, while those on WeChat and Weibo have been quickly deleted

Protesters hold up blank papers and chant slogans as they march in protest in Beijing last Sunday. Photo: AP Photo
Protesters hold up blank papers and chant slogans as they march in protest in Beijing last Sunday. Photo: AP Photo
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