Tunisian TV Channel Manager Arrested
Rights groups have denounced the judicial decision to detain Sami Fehri, head of a privately-owned TV station, over his criticism of Tunisian authorities.
Protester (file photo).
Arabic Network for Human Rights Information, 26 August 2012
ANHRI denounces the judicial decision issued by the department of the charge in the Court of Appeal of Tunis of arresting the manager of a tunisian channel due to allegation of ... read more »
Reporters sans Frontières, 27 August 2012
Reporters Without Borders is disturbed by the procedural violations that occurred when a Tunis criminal court last week ordered the detention of Sami Fehri, the head of the new ... read more »
Tunis Afrique Presse, 26 August 2012
The National Union of Tunisian Journalists (SNJT), Saturday evening, criticized, in a press statement, what it described as "serious intervention of the Government in media ... read more »
Local journalists have been subjected to a series of attacks in the country over claims of blasphemy and disturbing public order. Read more »