The decision comes after the government accused Facebook of deleting accounts “spreading the real reality about Ethiopia”. Ethiopia has started developing its own social media platform to rival Facebook, Twitter and WhatsApp, although it does not plan to block global services, the national communications security agency said. Ethiopia has beenRead More →

Stockholm, August 16, 2021 – Belarusian authorities should refrain from contesting the news site’s appeal Zerkalo.io against his designation as “extremist” and stop using the country’s anti-extremism laws to stifle independent reporting, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. On May 18, authorities raided the offices of the independent newsRead More →