Israel and Palestine threaten press freedom

Article published in Svenska Dagbladet
3 May 2016

By Nizar Habash
Photos: Ziad Sabbah

Israel/Palestine. The attacks on journalists are increasing in the occupied territories in Palestine. There are no laws that guarantee the right to information, and journalists are constantly worried about getting harmed or arrested.

There are over 400 Israeli checkpoints on the West Bank. Journalists are frequently searched, and Palestinian media coverage is often denied by the Israeli forces.

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