The temporary release of the three activists comes after international outrage over an alleged pattern of human rights abuses by the Saudi Arabian government.
Jamal Khashoggi, a Washington Post contributor and international journalist, was murdered last year – allegedly at the direction of the leader of Saudi Arabia. Many months later, Saudi Arabia has shifted accountability and avoided repercussions. In the first episode of Long Time, No See, Michael
Following international criticism from human rights and press freedom organizations, the female Iranian TV journalist was allowed to return to her home country.
On July 8, 2018, the National Union of the Congolese Press (UNPC) announced they had been contacted by two local reporters who claimed to have been unlawfully held by security forces. In their statement to the press, the UNPC explained that Ronelly Ntibonera and Ghislain
Rwanda faces drastic press restrictions in a dire political environment.