4 April 2019
Stories from 4 April 2019
"The law is frequently used by the powerful to silence dissent, and with more than 100 cases filed, its chilling effect on free expression is widespread."
The public prosecution accuses the two bloggers of spreading what it deemed were "false" reports of corruption allegations against the Mauritanian President.
While the internet can provide a platform for marginalized voices, it can also facilitate their victimization.