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Bahrain: Journalist Mazen Mahdi Detained, then Released

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Bahrain, Freedom of Speech, Media & Journalism

Bahraini journalist Mazen Mahdi tweets that he was detained [1] by police today, and later on released [2]. The Committee to Protect Journalists says [3]the Middle East political turmoil and protests is proving to be deadly for journalists.