Watchdog names „Enemies of the Internet“

The Arab Spring is changing the face of Internet freedom, according to Reporters Without Borders, which released its latest „Enemies of the Internet“ list Monday.

The annual report classifies as „enemies“ countries that severely curtail freedom of expression on and access to the Web. It also draws up a list of states „under surveillance.“

The group added Bahrain to its enemies list, citing a news blackout and harassment of bloggers in an attempt to quell a yearlong Shiite-led rebellion against the Sunni monarchy. (more on