United Arab Emirates
Requests by the numbers
Explore requests from July to December 2015
Request: We received a request from the Telecommunications Regulatory Authority to remove one YouTube video. The video contains footage of a member of the royal family torturing Sudanese workers in his farm.
Outcome: We did not remove the YouTube video for public interest purposes.
Removal requests from July to December 2015
Total removal requests received: 11
Total items requested for removal: 33
Compliance rates in July to December 2015
Google’s compliance rate for requests which include a court order: 0%
Google’s compliance rate for requests from government agencies or law enforcement: 50%
Reasons for removals in July to December 2015
|Reason||%||Total Removal Requests|
|Privacy and Security||9%||1|
Breakdown of all of the requests we received during the reporting period.