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Violence, blocked websites and prosecutions – anti-media offensive continues

Yemen Reporters Without Borders condemns the attempted assassination of deputy information minister Abdu Al-Ganadi. A bomb exploded outside his (...)

Published on 20 August 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Alarming statement and constant harassment offer no respite for journalists

Reporters Without Borders is concerned about repeated harassment of media personnel, especial TV crews, by the Iraqi security forces. Physical (...)

Published on 4 August 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Arab Spring and repression continue from Rabat to Manama

While Bahrain and Saudi Arabia use mainly technical means (including satellite jamming and website blocking) to obstruct media freedom, Yemen and (...)

Published on 4 August 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Renewed threats against AFP bureau in Amman

Reporters Without Borders is extremely concerned about a series of attacks, threats and demonstrations since mid-June targeting the Agence (...)

Published on 28 July 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Reporters Without Borders protests against crackdown on media in Syria

Reporters Without Borders activists gathered outside the Syrian embassy in Paris at 11 a.m. today, World Press Freedom Day, to protest against (...)

Published on 3 May 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

Journalists still being harassed in countries where protests getting stronger

YEMEN Reporters Without Borders continues to be very concerned about the repression to which journalists have been exposed in Yemen since the (...)

Published on 20 April 2011 Read

Middle East/North Africa

More arrests and disappearances in Libya and Syria, threats in Jordan and UAE

LIBYA It turns out that the four journalists Reporters Without Borders reported as missing yesterday were captured near Brega on 5 April by (...)

Published on 8 April 2011 Read




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