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Syria: Blogger Hussein Gharir “Missing”

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Syria, Digital Activism, Freedom of Speech

Prominent Syrian blogger and activist Hussein Gharir [1], has been missing since yesterday and is presumed to have been arrested by Syrian authorities. A #FreeHussein [2] campaign has been launched on Twitter and Facebook [3], and a statement [4] [AR] has been issued in the name of Syrian bloggers calling for his release.