PA again stifling critical journalists, bloggers

24.05.2012                      03.Siwan. 5772                    Tag 47 des Omer

Westjordanland:

PA again stifling critical journalists, bloggers

Ongoing campaign comes despite promises by PA to stop arresting, harassing those posting critical Facebook comments.

After a two-week lull, the Palestinian Authority has resumed its crackdown on Palestinian journalists and bloggers in the West Bank.
The clampdown, which began three months ago, has targeted journalists and bloggers who reported on corruption cases in PA institutions or posted censorious comments on Facebook….