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TV reporter freed after being held for three days

(RSF/IFEX) - Reporters Without Borders is relieved to learn that reporter Abdirahman Musse Omar of the privately-owned television station SLTV was released on 1 July 2007 after appearing before a court in Hargeisa, the capital of the northern breakaway territory of Somaliland. The authorities are not pressing any charges against Omar, who was arrested on 28 June on the orders of Hargeisa's mayor.

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