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Burundi's Silencing of Media is Effort to Silence Opposition

African Public Radio

May 7, 2013 — If there are no radios or journalists, the civil society cannot spread their message, and there can be no opposition. Its that simple.
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Burundi media: in the cross-hairs of government
Burundi media: in the cross-hairs of government
Read 'Burundi media: in the cross-hairs of government' on Yahoo! News South Africa. Burundi's journalists are bracing for tough times after parliament passed a restrictive draft media law that rights groups fear is designed to silence critical voices ahead of a general election in two years.
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