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Controversial Special Court sentences journalists to jail and bans them from writing


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Controversial Special Court sentences journalists to jail and bans them from writing

On January 17, Moaz Al-Ashihabi, a journalist for the Al Thaqafieh newspaper was taken to central prison following a Special Court sentence of one-year’s imprisonment for writing an article that “infringes on the Islamic faith”. Al–Ashihabi, is also banned from writing for one year.


By Article 19, UK.


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