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· February, 2008

Stories about Freedom of Speech from February, 2008

25 February 2008

Turkmenistan: TV Appearance with Consequences

Afghanistan: Refugees Urge BBC to Take Action

Serbia: Anglophone Bloggers on Belgrade Rally, Riots, Kosovo

Below is a selection of the English-language posts about last week's events in Serbia and Kosovo, which appeared on Feb. 21-23.

24 February 2008

Morocco: No Justice for Fouad Mourtada

Is creating a Facebook profile of a famous entity a crime? Although it's been done to nearly every major celebrity (a quick search for "George W. Bush" garners over 500...

Egypt: Free Khaled Hamza

22 February 2008

Serbia: Bloggers Discuss Rally and Rioting in Belgrade

Yesterday, Kosovo is Serbia rally was held in Belgrade. According to unofficial sources, 150,000-200,000 people attended it to protest against unilateral proclamation of independence of Kosovo. The rally went peacefully...

Brazil: While traditional media deals with lawsuits, blogs report

Two of the biggest media companies in Brazil are currently involved is court cases that similarly raise the issue of freedom of speech and press even though the media finds...

China: Hu Jie

Myanmar: To start a radio campaign for Free Burma

Serbia: Political Unrest, Now and 17 Years Ago

Serbia: “People's Protests”

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