Stories about Free Expression from October, 2016
The government of President Rouhani is preparing two bills that media experts and journalists say could further erode press freedom and freedom of expression in Iran.
Yandex is coming under pressure to register with Roskomnadzor, the state agency that regulates Russian media.
Parliamentary elections in Montenegro had been marred with allegations of irregularities, reported via social networks, and a temporary ban on use of Viber, WhatsApp and similar messaging apps.
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The closure and the raid may represent a turning point in a long-standing cat-and-mouse game between the government and the controversial news website.
"The cyber law is used as an effective tool to spread fear against voices who want to unmask injustices in this country."
Chinese Authorities Shutter ‘Gongshi’ Intellectual Website, Leading Netizens to Ask: Is This ‘The End of Consensus'?
"The authorities want us to shut down the website, saying that the platform had spread wrong ideas. With dismay, we shut down. This is my report."
Božinovski runs the tabloid-style web portal Burevesnik.org, famous for publishing leaked information that implicated prominent members of the Macedonian political elite in a variety of misdeeds.