Zanzibari government bans newspaper
November 25, 2003 12:00 PM ET
New York, November 25, 2003—The government of Zanzibar, a semiautonomous island off the coast of Tanzania, has ordered the indefinite suspension of the independent weekly Dira, according to local journalists and international press reports. Dira, the island's most popular newspaper, has been highly critical of the government. Editor Ali Nabwa...
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