national censorship


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national censorship

The examination and control under civil authority of communications entering, leaving, or transiting the borders of the United States, its territories, or its possessions. See also censorship.
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Noun1.national censorship - censorship under civil authority of communications entering or leaving of crossing the borders of the United States or its territories or possessions
censoring, censorship, security review - counterintelligence achieved by banning or deleting any information of value to the enemy
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Seif revealed that the film was approved by the National Censorship Department, denying the existence of censorship objections to the film, which revolves around a marsh that emerged during the January 2011 revolution.
With that being said, both the Egyptian cinema and drama industries have always suffered from one terrifying scissor -- national censorship. Ever since their inception, each and every creative work has been evaluated by a concrete set of laws and guidelines that provided the liberty of altering, cutting and even refusing the overall content.
He would be interested in interviewing more librarians in the music profession; other interviews he has done were with a Malaysian librarian who discussed the problems of national censorship on his collection policy, and also with the Administrative Coordinator at The Chinese Opera Information Centre, The Chinese University of Hong Kong.

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