Tagged: freedom of press palestinian style

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (XI) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (XI)

From Ma’an: Ma’an journalist Hafith Asakra was kidnapped on Saturday evening by five masked gunmen as he headed to work at Ma’an’s main office in Bethlehem. The abductors bound his hands and legs, detaining...

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (IX) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (IX)

The moderate PA “security” forces have arrested the director of Al-Amal TV today. The Ma’an News website has shut down in solidarity and shows this message: Palestinian security arrests Mu’taz Al-Kurdi, member of Ma’an’s...

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (XIII) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (XIII)

Hamas just arrested another journalist: Palestinian security services, affiliated to the de facto government in the Gaza Strip, on Tuesday seized the director of Palestine TV, Fayiq Jarada. ‘Security reasons’ were stated as a...

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (XII) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (XII)

Today it is Fatah’s turn to threaten and beat journalists. From Ma’an (autotranslated): has seen the area around Hebron University today, Sunday, clashes between the Palestinian security services and students belong to the Islamic...

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (XI) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab style (XI)

More details on this morning’s festivities specifically concerning journalists who tried to cover the Fatah protest rallies: Across Gaza, seven journalists covering the clashes were beaten and two of them were later detained, witnesses...

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (X) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (X)

The series continues… In this edition, it is Fatah who threatened journalists. From Ma’an (Arabic, autotranslated): A journalist bloc said that three Palestinian journalists received death threats from groups Fatah movement, believing that these...

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (IX) 0

Freedom of the press, PalArab-style (IX)

The series continues….From AP via Jpost: Hamas militiamen tried to arrest a prominent Palestinian journalist late Saturday, but left the scene at the urging of Hamas political leaders after a group of reporters blocked...