Samir Obeid

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Iraqi authorities arrest Samir Obeid at Baghdad checkpoint

February 6, 2018 4:15 PM ET

Beirut, February 6, 2018--The Committee to Protect Journalists today condemned the arrest of Iraqi freelance journalist and political commentator Samir Obeid and called on Iraqi authorities to release him immediately....

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Samir Obeid

December 12, 2017 4:26 PM ET

Iraqi armed forces from the 54th brigade arrested freelance journalist and commentator Samir Obeid at his Baghdad home on October 22, 2017, according to the local press freedom groups the Iraqi Center for Supporting Freedom of Speech and the Iraq...

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CPJ calls on Iraqi authorities to release journalist Samir Obeid

November 9, 2017 2:45 PM ET

Beirut, November 9, 2017--The Committee to Protect Journalists today called on Iraqi authorities to release freelance journalist and political commentator Samir Obeid immediately....

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