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#Somaliland: On Oct 8, Mohamed Adan Dirir was sentenced to 18 months in prison after publishing a critical article. @pressfreedom is alarmed by reports that he is not getting proper medical attention for a head injury he sustained while in prison. https://t.co/X6azqKLdYq pic.twitter.com/FxuPkiKqnT— CPJ Africa (@CPJAfrica) January 18, 2018
- (Jan 07) Somaliland: court jails two journalists for 2 years (Borame)
- (Oct 8) Somaliland: court gives journalist Dirir one year and a half jail sentence
- (Sep 25)Somaliland police arrests journalist for 2nd time in a year (alleastafrica)
- Somaliland and media freedom: It's time to Respect the freedom of Expression
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3. How to Make the Corporations and the Wealthy Pay More Taxes
4. Voter Suppression: The Republican War on Voting Rights
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