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· July, 2008

Stories about Freedom of Speech from July, 2008

China: VPN to beat Olympic internet censorship

Cuba, Venezuela, U.S.A.: Empty Dialogue?

Serbia: More on Belgrade Rally

No to Kuwait's New Internet Law

Kuwaiti bloggers are angry at a proposed new Internet Law, which they claim would make their days as free bloggers numbered, after Attorney General Hamad Al Othman announced that a...

Nepal: On China, media and the Olympics

Trinidad & Tobago: Searching for Truth

Guyana: Blogger covers journalist ban

On 12 July, news broke in Guyana that a senior journalist had been banned from entering the office of the country's president, allegedly in response to a critical news report....

Iran: Cleric's Protest Walk Ends in Jail

An Iranian cleric named Ali Reza Jahanshahi was arrested about two weeks ago, shortly after beginning a 960 kilometer (590 miles) protest walk from the southern Iranian city, Sirjan to...

Serbia: Pro-Karadzic Rioting in Belgrade

Latvia: Teasing the Guards

Macedonia: New Law for “Preventive Surveillance”

Syria: In The Economist

Egypt Silences the Voice of Iran

Egyptian authorities shut down the Cairo office of an Iranian TV network over a film that justifies the killing of former Egyptian President Anwar Sadat by Islamic militants. Marwa Rakha...

Cuba: Carnival Time

South Korea: Law and Order?

Egypt: Activists released, then detained

Egypt: Radio 6 April Launched

Cuba: July 26th

This past weekend, on July 26th, Cuba marked the 55th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Barracks in Santiago that came to be recognised as the start of the...

Morocco: Saying Goodbye to Youssef Chahine

Brazil: Who is behind the ‘Cybercrimes Bill'?

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