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Eskinder Nega of Ethiopia
October 312015

We believe that Eskinder Nega is a “Prisoner of Conscience”, someone who is being detained solely for his peaceful and legitimate activities as a journalist. We therefore call for his, as well as the many other unjustly arrested journalists’, immediate and unconditional release.

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Rafael Marques de Morais is an internationally well respected journalist who dared write a book exposing human rights abuses and corruption in the diamond fields in Angola.

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Hafnaoui Ghoul of Algeria
November 252004

Hafnaoui Ghoul, a correspondent for the daily newspaper “El Youm” and a member of the Algerian Human Rights League. Hafnaoui Ghoul publicized concerns about human rights violations and alleged corruption and public mismanagement in the region of Djelf.

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Zouheir Yahiaoui of Tunisia
November 182003

In 2002 the 35-year-old was sentenced to two years in prison for his involvement with TUNeZINE, an independent website critical of the Tunisian government.

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During a third trial before Egypt’s highest civil court in 2003, he was cleared of all charges and released, but not before a storm of international protest had put the Mubarak regime on the defensive.

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Hassan Bility of Liberia
December 72002

Our groups letters of concern helped release Hassan Bility of Liberia Hassan Bility was a journalist with The Analyst newspaper, who was held incommunicado and without charge or trial following his arrest on June 24, 2002.

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Karim Amer of Egypt
November 32000

Karim Amer, 23-year-old writer, blogger and student sentenced to 4 years imprisonment for criticizing religious and government authorities.

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  • Eskinder Nega of Ethiopia

    Eskinder Nega of Ethiopia

    Imprisoned

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  • Rafael Marques de Morais of Angola

    Rafael Marques de Morais of Angola

    Imprisoned

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  • Hafnaoui Ghoul of Algeria

    Hafnaoui Ghoul of Algeria

    Released

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  • Zouheir Yahiaoui of Tunisia

    Zouheir Yahiaoui of Tunisia

    Released

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  • Saad Eddin Ibrahim of Egypt

    Saad Eddin Ibrahim of Egypt

    Released

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  • Hassan Bility of Liberia

    Hassan Bility of Liberia

    Released

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  • Karim Amer of Egypt

    Karim Amer of Egypt

    Released

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