New wave of attacks on freedom of information
Date Written: 2013-11-05
Publisher: Reporters Without Borders
Year Published: 2013
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX15281
With the trial of former president Mohamed Morsi and major leaders of the Muslim Brotherhood under wa, Egyptian media workers are targets of attack. Freedom of information is threatened. Measures include military trials, arbitrary arrests, and abusive treatment in detention as Egyptian authorities maintain their campaign of repression.