Stories about Middle East & North Africa from December, 2018
From blocked websites to revoked media licenses to account shutdowns, censorship comes in many forms. Here are a few we saw in 2018.
Before the project began, one-fifth of the school's students had been absent. Now they're all back in the classroom.
Alaa has been jailed or investigated under every Egyptian head of state who has served during his lifetime.
Lebanon's Cybercrimes Bureau also asked him to sign a pledge to not speak about the case again, but he refused.
The three officials are wanted in connection with the detention and subsequent disappearance of two French-Syrian nationals, Mazen Dabbagh and his son Patrick.
Jamal Khashoggi's murder forces light on other abuses in Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh blocks Skype and China goes after Twitter users.