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Somalia: Joint public letter on the new media law

, Index number: AFR 52/3164/2020

Through this joint public letter to President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, Amnesty International, the Committee to Protect Journalists, and Human Rights Watch share concerns and recommendations regarding the amendment to the media law that was signed into law in August 2020. The three organizations call on the Somalia government to create a conducive legal environment for journalists and media organizations to operate.

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