Middle East & North Africa
Free speech, open governance and participation in decision-making are aspects of freedom of expression which are new to democratising governments in the Middle East and North Africa. ARTICLE 19 Middle East and North Africa is working with a new press and supporting a burgeoning online community.
27 Sep 2016
On 25 September, Jordanian journalist and writer Nahid Hattar, was shot…
19 Sep 2016
On 17 September an Egyptian court upheld an order of an investigating magistrate…
12 Sep 2016
ARTICLE 19 is extremely concerned by the five year sentence handed down…
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