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· May, 2007

Stories about Freedom of Speech from May, 2007

Morocco: Punish YouTube Blockers

Egyptian Blogger Monem to Be Freed

Jailed Egyptian blogger Abdulmonem Mahmood is being released on Saturday - but Egyptian bloggers are holding their breath and are full of apprehension on their future in a country which...

Hong Kong: Take it to the UN!

Egypt: Monem will be freed and Amr Gharbeia interrogated

Oman: Shura Questions

Morocco: ban on YouTube lifted

China: The importance of media dissent to “old Beijing”

Hong Kong: Migration of Websites

Hong Kong: Censorship Bureaucrats

Uzbekistan: Another Blog Blocked

Yemen: Yes to Internet Filters

Qatar: Iran Lifts Al Jazeera Ban

Poland: “A Teletubby in the Closet”

Russia: Attacks on Gays and a British Diplomat

Belarus: Blogger br23/Uładzimer Katkoŭski Passes Away

Belarusian blogger Uładzimer Katkoŭski/br23 passed away in Prague on May 25 at the age of 30. As one of his online friends wrote, "To a large degree thanks to his...

Trinidad & Tobago, Venezuela: Media & Politics

Hong Kong: How Did The Obscene Articles Tribunal Get Hijacked?

China: GFW and Google

Lithuania: Homophobia

Bulgaria: George Michael For Tripoli Six

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