The lock will be removed after the publication of the reasons for the judgment by the constitutional Court, said the entity in control of the internet in Turkey. Thursday, 26 December, the Turkish Constitutional Court had established that the lock on the access of the online encyclopedia, it violated the right to freedom of expression "guaranteed by article 26 of the Constitution". The Court's decision, published on its web site, was taken by a majority of 10 votes against 6, as reported by the agency Anadolu.
The decision has been the result of an appeal of the may 2017 to the Wikimedia Foundation demanding to cancel the ban of the government. The case ended up before the European Court of human rights.