Reply to post: Wouldn't this just create more North Koreas?

No more IP addresses for countries that shut down internet access


Wouldn't this just create more North Koreas?

With their own "internet"? Basically, these oppressive countries would look at it and think "does the population actually need "internet"? Or would their own network, controlled entirely by the government, do the job?

This is why infrastructure organisations really must remain neutral, and leave the politics to the politicians. The proposal sounds fair enough, but the unintended consequences could be very significant.

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