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Media Rights Group Indignant Over Detention of its Employees in Tanzania

A media rights group expressed indignation over statements made by officials in Tanzania and South Africa justifying the detention of two of its employees.  New York-based Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said officials from both countries falsely claimed the two employees -- CPJ's Africa program coordinator Angela Quintal and sub-Saharan Africa representative Muthoki Mumo -- were in Tanzania without proper visas when they were detained and interrogated. In a statement...

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