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Amnesty International Condemns New Media Law

African Public Radio

Apr 30, 2013 — http://www.amnestyusa.org/news/news-item/burundi-freedom-of-expression-under-threat-from-new-press-law

Burundi: Freedom of expression under threat from new press law
Burundi: Freedom of expression under threat from new press law
A new press law that would severely limit the activities of journalists in Burundi poses a grave threat to freedom of expression, Amnesty International said today.The draft law, which includes new press-related crimes and exorbitant fines for journalists who violate them, looks set to be signed off by Burundi's President after it was adopted by the
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