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August 2016: A particularly discouraging month for media freedoms in Palestine

August 2016: A particularly discouraging month for media freedoms in Palestine

In its monthly incident report for August, the Palestinian Center for Developments and Media Freedoms (MADA), monitored violations committed against media freedoms by Israeli forces and the Palestinian authority. Violations committed in August exceeded those that took place in any other month since the start of 2016.

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  • Palestinian journalist suffers from Israel's exploitative administrative detention policy
  • Palestinian journalist suffers from Israel's exploitative administrative detention policy

    Palestinian journalist Omar Nazzal was arrested on 23 April and detained without trial. He has been on hunger strike since 4 August 2016 in protest against his detention as well as the abusive administrative detention policy that allows for suspects to be interned for indefinite periods of time without charge.

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