Tag: RSF

After France, Reporters Without Borders voices concerns about future of journalism in Tunisia

January 20, 2022

France-based international media protection organization Reporters Without Borders (RSF) issued Wednesday a stark report about the state of media in Tunisia as it warns against ... Read More

When RSF flouts women rights and despises independence of Moroccan judiciary

September 25, 2020

Reporters without Borders (RSF) has issued a very biased statement, to say the least, in which it arrogantly put itself in the place of the ... Read More

Algerian journalist Drareni sentenced to two years on appeal, UN experts demand his release

September 16, 2020

Algerian journalist Khaled Drareni was handed Tuesday a two year- prison sentence on appeal as crackdown on dissent intensifies after months of anti-government demonstrations in ... Read More

RSF Calls on Algerian Govt to end prosecution & harassment of journalists

June 20, 2020

Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has called on the Algerian authorities to end the harassment and prosecution of journalists in a bid to gag the media ... Read More

Algeria intensifies crackdown on free press, rights activists amid covid-19 outbreak

April 27, 2020

The advent of the coronavirus did not prevent Algerian authorities from continuing their clampdown on the free press and human rights activists. After banning Hirak ... Read More

RSF Denounces Tunisia’s Crack-down on Journalists Covering Social Protests

January 13, 2018

Reporters without Borders (RSF) accused Tunisian authorities of harassing journalists covering the anti-austerity protests that have been simmering across Tunisia. In a statement, RSF condemned ... Read More

Algerian Media Organizations Protest Ban of TSA News Portal

November 1, 2017

Over 20 Algerian media organizations expressed their rejection of the crackdown of Algerian authorities on free media after critical news portal TSA was shutdown by ... Read More

Algeria Continues Muzzling Independent Online Media

October 13, 2017

It seems that Algerian news websites “Tout sur l’Algérie” (TSA) have been clearly shut down by the authorities. Both the Arabic and French online editions ... Read More

Morocco Rejects RSF Accusations on Press Freedom Violations in Rif Region

August 15, 2017

Morocco rejected the accusations by Reporters without Borders (RSF) on press freedom in the Rif region, saying that allegations concerning obstacles to reporters are “biased, ... Read More

Press Freedom Watchdogs Slam Algeria for Stifling Independent Journalists

July 13, 2017

International media watchdogs criticized Algeria’s repressive measures to intimidate journalists and demanded the immediate release of journalist and fixer Saïd Chitour who has been held ... Read More