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30/08/2016
MENA, LEBANON
Editor-in-chief of Al Akhbar, Ibrahim Al-Amin was fined 20,000 euros for publishing information related to witnesses in the Rafiq Hariri case
28/08/2016
MENA, QATAR
The Qatar-based beIN group has purchased Digiturk in the "largest deal in its history" according to chairman Nasser Al-Khelaifi
28/08/2016
Europe, UNITED KINGDOM
According to a committee of British MP's, companies such as Facebook, Twitter and Google must do more to prevent recruitment to extremism
25/08/2016
Americas, UNITED STATES
Reports suggest Russia is behind the cyber attacks against the New York Times, following earlier hack of Democrat party
25/08/2016
MENA, IRAN
Around 450 social media users were arrested or summoned because of their "immoral activities" online, according to an official website
23/08/2016
MENA, OMAN
Two of three journalists arrested over a story about corruption criticising the Omani judiciary remain in detention
23/08/2016
Asia-Pacific, PAKISTAN
Violence, reportedly triggered by a television address by an exiled political leader, resulted in one death and seven injuries
23/08/2016
Africa, BURUNDI
Eloge Kaneza heads the SOS Media Burundi collective, which continues to report despite ongoing violence and political instability

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