Alerts   |   UAE

UAE newspaper suspended, editor and publisher fined

New York, July 6, 2009--A criminal court has suspended a newspaper that reported on a horse-racing scandal, upholding a 2008 ruling. Its editor and publisher were also fined.

July 6, 2009 6:01 PM ET


Letters   |   UAE

CPJ concerned about UAE draft media law

Your Highness: We are writing to express our concern about a draft of the United Arab Emirates' ‎media law, recently approved by the Federal National Council. We urge you to reject the law in its current form, which if passed would negatively impact the state of press freedom in the UAE.

March 9, 2009 11:39 AM ET


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