The International Federation of Journalists (IFJ) has called on Lebanese authorities to withdraw all proceedings against the journalist Rami Aysha after it emerged that last week he received a six month jail sentence in absentia from a Beirut military court on a charge of purchasing firearms.
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An Irish radio presenter has been suspended from broadcasting after a row with a government body about Israel’s occupation of the Gaza Strip
Peter Kearney, presenter of the International Politics show on Dublin’s Near FM, had ridiculed Ireland’s Broadcasting Authority after a complaint from the Israeli embassy was upheld.
(Cairo, December 2nd, 2013) Yesterday the 50-member Constituent Assembly tasked with amending the suspended 2012 constitution came to an end. A preliminary reading of the Constitution, with an eye to safeguarding women’s rights
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"as Dubai prepares to host an international film festival 5 local filmmakers are languishing in detention"
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A training on "Youth in Local Dialogue" is organised by the Anna Lindh Foundation from the 17th to the 21st of February in Beirut, Lebanon in collaboration with the Bureau Technique des Villes Libanaises (BTVL) Cités et Gouvernements Locaux Unis for Mashreq countries.