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Freedom of Expression in a Week Issue #641

26 October, 2017

(19 -25 October 2017)   Syria Waad Al Kateab Wins “Rory Peck” Award for Photojournalism Syrian camerawoman Waad Al Kateab on Monday, October 23, won the British award “Rory Peck”, which is internationally recognized, and given to the best freelance camera ...

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Freedom of Expression in a Week Issue #640

22 October, 2017

  (12- 18 October 2017) Mauritania Broadcast of Privately-owned Channels Suspended Broadcast all the private channels that fall within the Mauritanian package on the Arabsat Badr 4 satellite was halted on Tuesday, October 17, because they failed to pay their due debts. ...

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Newsletter  639

12 October, 2017

Freedom of Expression in a Week Newsletter  639 (5-11 October 2017) Morocco Melaka Mazen Sentenced to 2 Months for Posting a Video The Court of First Instance in Rabat on Tuesday, October 10th, sentenced the Amazigh activist “Malika Mezan” to two months in ...

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Freedom of Expression in a Week No. 637

24 September, 2017

  (21 - 27 September 2017) Bahrain Rights Activist Summoned for Investigation before the Public Prosecution The Bahraini authorities have summoned the deputy head of the European-Bahraini Organization for Human Rights (EBOHR) “Fatima al-Halwachi” for investigation before the Public Prosecution, after the latter received ...

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Freedom of Expression in a Week- Issue #638

20 September, 2017

  (28 September 2017- 4 October 2017)   Morocco Trial of Countryside Mobility Activists Continues Court of Appeal in Casablanca, on 3 October, decided to postpone the trial of “Nabil Ahmajik” group to the October 17 hearing. The group, which includes more than ...

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Newsletter  633

24 August, 2017

Freedom of Expression in a Week Newsletter  633 (17 August 2017- 24 August 2017) Tunisia Sit-in organized by jobless people in Bouchamma dispersed by force On Tuesday afternoon, 22 August, security forces used force to break up a sit-in staged by some ...

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Newsletter 632

17 August, 2017

Freedom of expression in a week Newsletter 632 11 August 2017- 17 August 2017 Sudan “National Press and Publications" reprimands Al-Sudani newspaper for publishing “pretty girls” Diaa Eddin Bilal, editor of “Al-Sudani” newspaper, decided to refrain from publishing comment from the National ...

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Newsletter 631

10 August, 2017

Freedom of Expression in a week Newsletter 631 4 August 2017- 10 August 2017 Morocco "Hamza al-Hazin" case adjourned Banzakan Court of First Instance decided to postpone reviewing the case of Mohammed Thaghra, AKA "Hamza al-Hazin", who is accused of ...

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Newsletter 629

30 July, 2017

Freedom of expression in a week Newsletter 629 20 July 2017- 26 July 2017 Palestine Occupation Forces remove the electronic gates from around al-Aqsa mosque On 25 July , the Israeli occupation authorities decided to remove the electronic gates from the ...

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Newsletter 626

9 July, 2017

Freedom of Expression in a Week Newsletter 626 30 June 2017- 6 July 2017 Tunisia Citizens opposing the police conduct accused of “insulting a public official” “ Tunisians who complain or question police conduct may find themselves facing retaliatory charges of ...

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