Tolerance.ca
Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations, Tolerance.ca® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Pakistan - Malala Yousafzai book launch censored in Peshawar

Reporters without borders
Reporters Without Borders regrets that the launch of 16-year-old blogger Malala Yousafzai's memoir “I am Malala” at Peshawar University's Area Study Centre in northwestern Pakistan on 28 January was cancelled as a result of pressure from local officials, who cited security reasons. “We deplore this politically-motivated manoeuvre, which violated freedom of information,” said Benjamin Ismaïl, the head of the Reporters Without Borders Asia-Pacific Desk. “Claiming an inability to protect the book (...)

Read complete article
© Reporters without borders -


Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter