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Wednesday, November 17, 2010

Prominent Egyptian blogger released from jail

Egyptian authorities have freed blogger Abdel Kareem Nabil Soliman (a.k.a. Kareem Amer) after 4 years in prison. Soliman’s case has highlighted issues of freedom of speech on the Internet and social media, where censorship is harder to enforce.
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-middle-east-11789637
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/11/17/abdel-kareem-nabil-egypti_n_784806.html