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

Collateral damage for freedom of information

Reporters without borders
Read in Arabic (بالعربية) Albert Saber Ayyad, a Coptic Christian blogger who was arrested on 13 September after a neighbour accused him of heading an “atheist” group on Facebook, was sentenced to three years in prison by a court in a Cairo suburb on 12 December on a charge of denigrating religions. His lawyer, Ahmed Ezzat, a member of the Association for Freedom of Thought and Expression, said he would appeal. Ayyad could be released on bail pending the outcome. Immediately after his arrest, Ayyad (...)

Read complete article
© Reporters without borders -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter